Branches of Ayurveda

“kaayabaalagrahaurdhvaanga
salyadamshtrajaraavrshaan
ashtaavangaani tasyaahuh
chikitsa yeshu samsthitaah”

Following are branches of Ayurveda
1. kaaya chikitsa (internal medicine)
2. baala chikitsa (pediatrics)
3. graha chikitsa (treatment of mental disorders)
4. urdhvaanga chikitsa (treatment of head and neck portions. ENT etc)
5. salya chikitsa (surgery)
6. damshtra chikitsa (toxicology)
7. jara chikitsa (geriatrics including rejuvenation therapy)
8. vrsha chikitsa (science of aphrodisiacs)