Dr. Tirtha Mendake provides integrative treatments to patients from throughout San Francisco from her practice, I-Well Clinic, located in the SoMa neighborhood. She provides a combindation of chiropractic, acupuncture, yoga, herbalism and traditional Chinese medicine to treat conditions including GERD, whiplash, headaches, insomnia, and bloating. Patients benefit from her holistic approach to health and wellbeing.
Dr. Mendake grew up in India, where she was exposed to traditional healing methods from an early age. These experiences directed her training, leading her to study in the fields of conventional medicine, acupuncture, yoga, herbalism and traditional Chinese medicine. Dr. Mendake completed her medical training at the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College in Indore, India and practiced there before emigrating to the United States. She obtained a Doctor of Chiropractic from Life Chiropractic College West in the San Francisco Bay area in 2001. In 2009, she went back to school for a Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine at the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, where she also studied herbology. Dr. Mendake holds certifications from the California Acupuncture Board and National Board of Chiropractic examiner. She is also a licensed acupuncturist and a yoga alliance certified instructor.