Hailing from an ancient Ayurvedic family, Dr. Sreedevi Amma is an accomplished Ayurvedic Physician. She was born to the famous Ayurvedic Vaidyan, S.S. Pillai whose Vijaya Pharmacy is reputed since years ago Karthiyani Sadanam, Mattam North, Thattarampalam, Mavelikkara, and as the daughter of Bhanumathi Amma. Her schooling were at Kandiyoor L.P.S. and Mavelikkara Govt. G.H.S. She obtained her B.Sc degree from Bishop Moor College, Mavelikkara; and B.A.M. from Govt. Ayurveda College, Thiruvananthapuram. After her studies in 1980, she entered straight to practice medicine in 1981. A new branch of Vijaya Pharmacy, fostered by her father; was opened at Chengannoor, along with her own special, consultation. Soon she became popular as an efficient doctor. Her ingenuity and dexterity cured many patients who were desperated by prolonged illness. Believed as uncurable and long treated illness were vanished by this medical magicianís soft touch.
In 1996, she started Manchanamadom Panchakarma Shekthra in puthencavu, near Chengannoor, an exclusive Ayurveda Centre in its traditional grandeur and splendour. Another solace centre in the banks of river Pampa at Chengannoor near Bhagavathi Temple, Puthencavu was started in 2002, where all kinds of treatment are given in its true sense. Patients from all over India and abroad are reaching here for efficient treatment under this proficient doctor. Expert treatments for almost all ailments are available here and Gastrouble, Piles, Asthma, Diabetes, Urology are specialities. High quality medicines also are manufacturing here with Kerala governmentís GMP certification under self patent. Jathikusumadi-for Piles, Gastroubles, Shwasanatha Lehyam-for Asthma, Shashanka tablets-for Diabetes, Thejasvi Face Pack-for Beauty care, all these medicines are greatly approved and appreciated both by patients and practitioners of medicine. All these and many more time-tested remedies are for proven proficiency of Dr. Sreedevi Amma in the field of Ayurveda. The age old scholar saints of Bharath formulated this veda of life for the wellness and fitness of body and mind and are practicing for time immemorial. The tradition is truly safe and secure in the hands of this young doctor.
The hereditarily acquired piety and prudence of a great father,-Vaidyan S.S. Pillai, an illuminous figure in the field of Vaidyashasthram, a person of high reputation in cultural, social and public life , who was throned as the Chairman of Mavelikkara Municipality-no doubt is seemly keeping by this daughter.
Sri.Venugopal of Manchanamadom is her husband and their daughters are Sreevani and Dr. Sreeveni.
Sri Sadasivan Pillai, Dr. S.Sreekumaran Pillai, S. Sreekantan Pillai, S. Sreenivasn Pillai, B. Sreekumari Amma, B. Sreeranjini and B. Sreejanani are Dr. Sreedevi Ammaís brothers and sisters.