The avidity of an eminent Ayurvedic practitioner, Dr. Prashant S Acharya, to inculcate a community with the real sense of health care through the great science of Ayurveda culminated in the establishment of a health care organisation in 2003 to serve the rural population confined to a small town, Dodaballapura, of the Bangalore district of Karnataka. The acceptance of the service by the community inspired the practitioner to conceptualise an Ayurvedic educational institution which can intensify the provision of quality health care through a cluster of professionals. The dream of Dr. Prashant, hinged on the promulgation of the science of Ayurveda which he has mastered, sustained by the recommendations of the Atreya Charitable Trust with Shri Shivruddriah as its fount, converged to the establishment of the Atreya Ayurveda Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre in 2006 which serves till then as a nucleus to nurture excellence in all aspects of health care.
Atreya Ayurveda Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre is a multifaceted educational movement pursuing various service initiatives. The institution buttresses budding of the best achievers in health care profession, offering value based learning of Ayurveda, the ancient science of Life, amidst the intrinsic delight impressed with the healing touch of Nature in the historical town of Karnataka, Dodaballapura having safe and easy access to the city of Bengaluru connecting to various interstate highways with convenient transportation system. The institution provides with the finest quality medical education, training and patient care enabling the students to be better healers. It helps the students gain an insight of their prospect as true healers in the realm of Ayurveda.