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About Dr R P Patel


Born on 1st August, 1926 in a small village, named Subhanpura, Baroda, Gujarat State, India.


  1. He had an early education in village school and then in high school at Baroda. Took active part in “Quit India” movement. Passed   Matriculation with distinction in Mathematics in 1945. Joined Baroda Science College in 1945.

2.  He joined Calcutta Homoeopathic Medical College in 1947. As a student he took active part for improvement of the college and the    hospital.
3.  Passed 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.

4.  Passed D.F. Hom, in 1952 and went to Ireland to join L.M. course. Passed L.M. in 1952.

5. 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.

6. 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 afterwards visited Homoeopathic institutions in Austria, Italy, France, Belgium, Holland, Denmark and returned to India in 1954.

7. 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.


  1. He was appointed as Chief Homoeopathic Physician to Fr. Muller’s Homoeopathic Hospital, Mangalore in 1954. Resigned and started practice at Baroda.
    Was 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 in its infancy when the Late Dr. A. R. Menon, then the Health Minister promised 100 beds Homoeopathic Hospital attached to the College.


He now resides in Baroda and continues to work at the  R. P. Patel Institute of Homeopathy for research and education. His grandson Dr. Gopal Patel is a homeopath too and focuses mostly on Cancer cases.

Dr. Patel has authored many books

1 Some of the causes of failures in Homeopathic Practice (3rd edition)
2 Homoeopathy, Its principles and Doctrines
3 Repertory charts (set).
4 Alternating symptoms in Homoeopathy (2nd edition)
5 Case taking form with easy Repertorization (25th edition)
6 Ailments & Complaints Before, During & After in Homeopathy
7 Analysis & Evaluation of symptoms with a concept of Dr. R.P.Patel’s Homeopathic Expert system (5th edition)
8 What is Tautopathy ? (7th edition)
9 Rubrics in Boenninghausen not to be found in Kent.
10 The 50 Millesimal Newsletter : Part 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17  18,19, 20 (Each Part – Single copy). *NEW (Cancer Series : Breast Cancer No.1, Leukemia, Prostate, Ovarian, Lung, Brain tumors, Lymphoma, Thyroid, Gynecological tumors, Bladder cancer, Cancer – Mixed Bag -1, Multiple myeloma, Cancer- Mixed bag- 2, Cancer- Mixed bag- 3, Cancer- Mixed bag- 4, Cancer- Pathology Negative.1. Cancer- Pathology Negative.2.,Cancer- Pathology Negative.3, Cancer- Pathology Negative.4, & Breast Cancer No.2.)
11 The Art of Case taking & Practi)cal Repertorization in Homoeopathy (6th Edition).
12 Word  – Index to Kent’s Repertory with Rubrics (4th Edition).
13 Introduction to Chronic Miasms & Human Relationship. * NEW
14 Dr. Kent’s Repertory of Homeopathic Materia medica ; Corrected, revised, improved 6th American edition, Double column – student edition.
15 My Experiments with 50 Millesimal Scale Potencies (6th Edition). * NEW
16 Analysis  and Evaluation of Rubrics/ Symptoms of Dr. Kent’s Repertory of Homoeopathic Materia Medica (Pages 1340)
17 Chronic Miasms, their cure and classification of their Repertorial rubrics in Dr. Kent’s Repertory. (Pages 1264). (Repertory of Miasms).
18 Dr. Kent’s Repertory of ‘Homeopathic Materia Medica; Corrected, revised, improved 6th American edition. Double column – Professional edition.
19 Miasmatic  Taint or Block Removers and Bond Breakers or Resolvers – Psorinum, Medorrhinum, Syphilinum. * NEW
20 Dr. Kent’s Repertory of Homoeopathic Materia Medica. Corrected, revised & improved 6th AMERICAN EDITION after 50 years of research work by Dr. R. P. Patel., Single Column.
21 The Voice of Experience; Cancer &cured Cases Seminar- 2007; Notes & Video discs.
22 Kentian Homoeopathic Computer Program (Software for Repertorisation)

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