National Tourism Award Winner - Best Wellness Centre

Dr. Manoj Kutteri


Ph. D, MBA, M.Sc. (Psychology), BNYS, B.Sc. (Physics), PGDCP

His Expertise…

Knowledgeable, creative, skillful and a highly motivated Wellness professional

Third-generation healer with over 25 years of experience.


More About Dr. Manoj…

Dr. Manoj Kutteri brings forth the culmination of wellness to Atmantan, with his two decades of exceptional background in global wellness concepts. Atmantan is pleased to introduce Dr. Manoj, our Wellness Director to you.

Dr. Manoj is from Kerala, the birthplace of Ayurvedic Medicine. His passion in holistic medicine since a teenager, had him pursuing his education around the healing sciences of Naturopathy, Ayurveda and he even went on to achieve a Masters’s degree in Psychology! As an adult, he procured his Masters’s degree in Business Administration and a Doctorate degree in health sciences from the United States which helped him successfully marry the holistic sciences into his management style and operations.

“Atmantan is a one-of-a-kind international destination spa where guests from all over the world come to seek haven, review their life and be empowered to create the life that they dream of… I am grateful to be able to work with this talented team of wellness and fitness professionals alongside the owner family, who hold the inspiring vision to truly make positive change to people’s lives,.” says Dr. Manoj.

With over 20 years of experience in the wellness industry both internationally and across India, Dr. Manoj carries extensive knowledge in mind-body medicine, along with a forte in Naturopathy, Ayurveda, Nutrition, Acupuncture, Yoga and Physical Culture and Psychology. He garners customized overseeing of the guests’ wellness needs, while performing and managing daily requirements and driving service excellence.

While having worked in leading spa and wellness destinations across India and abroad, he has during the span of his career pioneered in the introduction of traditional authentic Ayurvedic medicine in the West Indies. As a public speaker, Dr Manoj has conducted many talks and workshops in health and wellness, along with training programmes for his associates which included practitioners from all over the world. In his years as a wellness director, he has achieved many spa awards for the quality and diversity of his health and wellness programs and he revels in incorporating integrated wellness at Atmantan.

As a third-generation healer, his personal mantra has always been to delve deep into the semantics of holistic healing and as a wellness seeker, he practices yoga and meditation, while observing a diet that feeds the mind and not just the body. At home, his wife and he stride to create a supportive wellness environment to hone a healthy culture for their children at an early age itself.

A balanced diet, proper exercise and adequate sleep leading to a body-mind synergy, is the success to health and wellness. My grandparents had the knowledge of traditional healing techniques and during my childhood, I was lucky to learn the importance of alternative medicine and its influence on one’s health. I look forward to sharing my knowledge and skills with wellness seekers and am extremely proud to be part of this unique initiative of Atmantan which as a conscientious retreat-only destination spa, brings forth truly integrated wellness to all its guests!” he adds.


  • Ph. D in Health Science & Nutrition from the United States 
  • MBA from Pondicherry University, Govt. of India
  • M.Sc. (Psychology) from University of Madras, India
  • BNYS from Mangalore University, India
  • B.Sc. (Physics) from University of Calicut, Kerala – India
  • Post Graduate Diploma, Counselling Psychology – IHCA, Madras
  • Fellowship, Indian Acupuncture Association, Nagpur