Dr Nirusa Kumaran, is a practising GP, Certified Lifestyle Medicine Physician and Functional Medicine Specialist. She has over 10 years of clinical experience working as a medical doctor in the UK. She graduated from the University of Nottingham, and pursued postgraduate training in London, UK.
She has postgraduate qualifications in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sexual Health and Lifestyle Medicine.
She is passionate about holistic, integrative and patient-centred care. Gut health, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and Bioenergetics are her areas of special interest. She is a SIBO-approved medical practitioner as certified by the SIBO Doctor and a trained Nutrigenomics Practitioner with Lifecode GX.
After facing her own health challenges and her youngest daughter’s health problems with severe eczema and multiple food allergies when she was the tender age of 5 weeks old, she was driven to explore root causes and look for potential ways to reverse and restore optimal health and vitality. This led her to the practice of functional medicine.
Utilising these tools, she has overcome burnout and fatigue, improved her autoimmune condition- Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and resolved gut dysbiosis.
She has many passions outside of her medical career, she is a mum to 2 young, energetic girls and she loves practising yoga, meditation, dancing and mantra singing.