Dr Ramanlal P Patel – The most legendary figure in homeopathy – passed away at Baroda. His contribution in Homoeopathy is incredible and made Dr. Patel immortal.
Born on 1st August, 1926 in Subhanpura, Baroda, Gujarat State, India.
He joined Calcutta Homoeopathic Medical College in 1947. Took D. M. S. of General Council and State Faculty of Homoeopathic Medicine, Calcutta in 1951 with Hon’s in Pathology and went to U. K. in October, 1951 to attend Post- Graduate course at Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital, London, England.
He worked in Glasgow Homoeopathic Hospital, Glasgow; under Dr. T. D. Ross, Dr. Boyd and Dr. Paterson. Attended children Homoeopathic Hospital under the care of Dr. Hactor Machwill, Dr. H. E. Boyd and Dr. Thomas Ferguson Stewart. Also attended Post-graduate course, in Glasgow, in 1952.
Went to Stuttgart, Germany, to attend Post-graduate course in Homoeopathy at Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, 1952-53. Studied under late Dr. Otto Lesser for 9 months and afterward visited Homoeopathic institutions in Austria, Italy, France, Belgium, Holland, Denmark and returned to India in 1954. He also attended Post-graduate course in Homoeopathy conducted by the American Institute of Homoeopathy, and American Foundation of Homoeopathy; U.S.A. in 1962.
He was appointed as Chief Homoeopathic Physician to Fr. Muller’s Homoeopathic Hospital, Mangalore in 1954.
Then called to serve the cause of Homoeopathy in Kerala by Late Dr. A. R. Menon, Health Minister of Kerala. Took charge of the Athurasramam Homoeopathic Medical College in 1958 as Principal.
‘The Art of case taking and practical Repertorisation in Homoeopathy’, ‘My Experiments with 50 Millesimal Scale Potencies’, ‘Chronic Miasms their cure and classification of their Repertorial Rubrics in Dr. Kent’s Repertory’, ‘Dr.Kent’s Repertory of Homoeopathic Materia Medica etc. are some of his famous works
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