Dr. Mariela de Silveira

Dr. Silveira is medical director for the Kurotel Longevity Medical Center and Spa, founded by her parents. One of the oldest, most successful medical destination spas in South America, Kurotel has been named the Best Spa Destination in South America by several publications. She holds advanced degrees in medicine, medical acupuncture, cognitive behavioral therapy and Nutrology, and is an expert on the latest innovations in medical and wellness care. She is the founder of the NGO Mente Viva (Live Mind), which counts on volunteer health professionals to promote the culture of peace in schools of Gramado, RS, Brazil.