Trupti Gokani, MD

Board-Certified Neurologist, Speaker, Author of The Mysterious Mind, Ayurvedic Practitioner and Coach, Yoga Enthusiast, Headache Specialist

Trupti Gokani, MD, is an award-winning, board-certified neurologist known for her innovative and integrative approach to treating headache pain, mood disorders, insomnia and other neurological conditions. She has a unique approach that melds modern medicine and ancient wisdom. In her thriving clinical practice along Chicago’s North Shore, patients seek her insights as an Ayurvedic “neurologist coach” (Healthy Head Coach) who heals the head by healing the mind and the body. Dr. Gokani is the founder of the North Shore Headache Clinic and the Zira Mind and Body Center. Dr. Gokani has spoken extensively in the field of neurology and psychiatry, specifically about headaches, digestive disorders, mood disorders, insomnia, adrenal fatigue, hormonal issues and adult attention deficit disorder (ADD). Other interests include Ayurvedic mind-body types, women’s issues and headaches, yoga as a treatment modality, nutrition and pain, stress, the gut-brain connection, and emerging, non-traditional approaches to headache management. She has been featured on The Dr. Oz Show, was chosen to be in an Ayurvedic health documentary, and has written a book, The Mysterious Mind: How to Use Ancient Wisdom and Modern Science to Heal Your Headaches and Reclaim Your Health in 2015. She has been the featured presenter and speaker for numerous conferences and has contributed to many podcasts and webinars. For more information, visit and