About

Melissa Di Rito, CAP, RYT, BA

Melissa Di Rito is a Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner and Ayurvedic Yoga (AyurYoga) teacher. She graduated from the Ayurvedic Institute in 2007, where she studied with the renowned Dr. Vasant Lad from 2005-2007. Melissa lived in Nepal and India from 2008-2009 where she continued her training with Dr. Sarita Shrestha in Nepal and Vaidyagrama Pancha Karma Center in India. From 2013-2016 Melissa co-owned an Ayurvedic wellness center and apothecary in Portland, OR. Melissa now holds a private practice in SE Portland. She is an active member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA) and Yoga Alliance. She has degrees in International Affairs and German from the University of Colorado.

Melissa utilizes and integrates traditional Ayurvedic protocol with current scientific findings to address key concerns, such as digestive imbalances, thyroid imbalances, autoimmunity, stealth pathogens, fertility, PMS, menopause, weight loss, depression, anxiety, insomnia, stress, physical pain and overall preventative care.