• senior friendly environment



Karthik Managing Director

Dr. Karthik Narayan R

Managing Director

Dr. Karthik is a healthcare strategist and process improvement leader who have worked for one of the top 5 largest for-profit, non-profit health systems and world-renowned academic medical centers.

Srinivasan Director

Mr. Srinivasan brings his two decades of extensive experience in the healthcare sector and the innate ability of problem solving skills. He is the Director of Athulya Assisted Living and excelled in plotting.

Krishna Kavya CEO

Ms. Krishna Kavya is the CEO of Athulya Assisted Living. Ms. Kavya’s constant drive that is empowered by her knowledge and experience has provided solutions to few of the complex challenges in the healthcare sector.

Dharmendra Senior Manager

Mr. Dharmendra

Sr. Manager, Client Acquisition

Dharmendra, as the Senior Manager at Athulya, brings in his 2 decades of versatile experience as an allied healthcare professional.

Kalavalli Clinical Operations

Ms. Pushpalatha

Head Clinical Governance

Ms. Pushpalatha heads the clinical governance, responsible for maintaining high standards of senior care at Athulya. With an MBA in Hospital Management.

Fredrick Operations Manager

Mr. Fredrick Antony G

Manager - Operations

Strong and Demonstrated Record of Handling Senior Care and Assisted Living facilities.Mr. Fredrick Antony has a passion to identify and address the unstated issues of society.


 Dr. G. S. Shanthi Clinical Advisor

Dr. G. S. Shanthi

Dr. G. S. Shanthi is a Member of Clinical Advisory Panel at Athulya Assisted Living. The Professor of Geriatric Medicine at the Madras Medical College, Chennai and the President of Indian Academy of Geriatrics is regarded as one of the earliest Geriatric Specialists in India. Dr. Shanthi is the Nodal officer for the National Centre of Aging at Chennai and the Examiner for M.D in Geriatric Medicine. She serves as the Vice President of IAG and also the member of Indian Menopause Society and the Association of Gerontology, India.

The eminent Geriatric Specialist has been received the awards such as the Best Paper award for the study conducted on ‘’The Risk Factors for Osteoporosis in Elderly” in November 2005 at Trivandrum. The Geriatric Specialist is instrumental in creating the Clinical Care strategies and in implementing the new and innovative care that covers the stated and unstated needs of the elderly.

Dr. Howard J. Fullman

Dr. Howard J. Fullman is the Clinical Advisor at Athulya Assisted Living. The extensively experienced Gastroenterologist oversees the daily Clinical Care Management at Athulya. Leveraging the rich clinical experience and the medical knowledge, the clinical advises from Dr. Howard adds a great value to our services.

The current Medical Director and Chief of Staff at Kaiser Permanente, is responsible for the daily medical operations and strategy at the medical facility that located in West Los Angeles, USA. The Kaiser Permanente consists of 225,000 Kaiser Permanente members, 450 physicians, 4000 employees, $800 million operating budget. During his tenure as the Medical Director, the medical center has achieved national recognition for innumerable accomplishments in terms of quality, accessibility, diversification of services and patient safety. Bringing in his rich experience Dr. Howard helps the Athulya Assisted Living by extending his support in implementing the advanced and result-bound clinical practices for the overall well being of the elderly.

Dr Howard J. Fullman Clinical Advisor
Dr Parag Bharadwaj Clinical Advisor

Dr Parag Bharadwaj

Dr. Parag Bharadwaj is regarded as one of the most experienced Palliative Care Specialists in Virginia State, USA. The Clinical Advisory panel member of Athulya Assisted Living closely works with the Clinical Operations team, overseeing the daily operations at the facility. Dr. Parag has received his MD from the reputed Loma Linda University, California, USA and the Fellowship in Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative & Hospice care from the San Diego Hospice Care Institute. Dr. Parag has served as the Director of Palliative Care at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, CA, USA.

The clinical expertise of Dr. Bharadwaj has lauded him with many awards such as Young Investigator award for 2005 from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and the Outstanding Clinician Educator Award from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. The current System Chief of Palliative Care at Sentara Healthcare, VA, USA, is the key member in Athulya Clinical Advisory Panel where he shares his view, knowledge and experience for the betterment of the seniors.

Dr Katherine Ward

Dr. Katherine Ward is one of the Panel Members in the Clinical Advisory Panel of Athulya Assisted Living. The California based Geriatric Specialist is known for the expertise in Geriatrics, thanks to her flourished experience in healing the elderly lives and making them feel good. Dr. Katherine has received her medical degree in Geriatrics from the Saint Louis University School of Medicine and received certifications in Hospice and Palliative Care. She has been practicing for the past 2 decades while aiding the Geriatrics in finding the much-needed relief for their health issues.

Her clinical association with the medical facilities such as the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center-Santa Monica has been a great benefit for the elderly community in the region. The Geriatric, Hospice and Palliative Care Specialist advises on the ideal healthcare practices at the Athulya Living Facilities.

Dr Katherine Ward
Ms. Teresa Gonzalvo

Ms. Teresa Gonzalvo

Ms. Teresa is the Clinical Advisor who previously served as the Director of Care Management at Good Samaritan Hospital, USA. Ms. Teresa has also worked as the Vice President of Integrated Care Management at Sentara Healthcare, USA.

The Master of Public Administration in Health Services graduate from the reputed Golden Gate University is highly skilled in various healthcare practices such as Clinical Care, Consulting, Federal and State Regulatory Compliance, Case Management and Medicaid, etc., Simplifying the complex challenges in medical care has been Ms. Teresa’s expertise and she continuous her exerts while sharing the rich experience.

Being the member of Clinical Advisory Board at Athulya Assisted Living, Ms. Teresa enables the clinical team with her innovative care strategies, modern and simplified nursing trends and advanced caring patterns that are coupled with experience and expertise.


Mr. Rama Nayak

Mr. Rama Nayak

Mr. Rama Nayak is the Architectural Advisor at Athulya Assisted Living. After the graduation in B.Arch from the Bangalore University, Mr. Rama Nayak started off his career as an executive and become the Principal Architect in a span of fifteen years at Larsen and Toubro Ltd.

Along with Jeff and Peter, he founded FBA's India operations with the head office in Chennai. Throughout his career at L&T, his designs spanned across various disciplines including institutional, residential and industrial projects. Many projects handled by him have won him the state recognitions. Mr. Nayak's constant pursuit of excellence drives his team forward in a consistent fashion, while providing architectural services of the highest order for the clientele. His attitude and attention towards every project has made him a winner.

Mr. Swaroop Krishnan

Mr. Swaroop Krishnan

Mr. Swaroop Krishnan is the Panel Member of Architectural Advisory Board at Athulya Assisted Living. The Civil Engineer from the Anna University has obtained 3 post graduate degrees from the universities located across the globe.

Mr. Swaroop exhibits rich architectural experience that is close to a decade. He is keen to develop the seamless spaces for the aged population and it’s reflected in every project he has accomplished for the seniors. His works on the Integrate Geriatric Design with basic engineering elevate the comfort and convenience. His approach and attitude towards the real estate and geriatrics has simplified the theories of geriatrics thus making him one of the pioneers in geriatric design and execution.