Dr. Farokh Master was born on February 24th 1957, in Mumbai, India.
Dr. Master's birth into homeopathy was in the year June 1976, when he joined Bombay homeopathic medical college, after giving up his studies at the orthodox school of medicine. He studied homeopathy (L.C.E.H. ) at the Bombay Homeopathic Medical College, Mumbai; (1976 – 1980) He was India's First MD in Homeopathy who stood First Class First with a Gold Medal. Currently, Dr. Master is doing his PhD program from Bombay University on Cancer and Homoeopathy.
He was the first Indian to be honoured by the House of Lords, UK for propagation of Homeopathic Systems of Medicine.
Rated as Top 10 Best Homeopathic Doctors in the world by Pioneer University, Oxon U.K., and Members of the Board of the Pioneer Homoeopathic Academy of U.K and thereafter conferred the Honorary Doctorate of Homeopathy in 2006
Dr. Master has been independently practicing as a Homeopathic Physician at Mumbai's Homeopathic Health Center, with over 29 years of experience in Homeopathic consultation and treatment. He was the first doctor India to introduce Homeopathy in Allopathic Modern Hospitals as well as in the private sector. He was the first to open a pediatrics department in Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital. He was the first to open a cancer department in Ruby Hall Hospital. He was the only homoeopath who was given a chance by a Government Hospital – King Edward Memorial Hospital to open a homoeopathic department.
He is the only Homoeopath to have presented his paper on the “Efficacy of Homoeopathy in management of pain in Cancer Patients” at the World Congress on Pain – held in Milan in 2012.
First Indian Homeopath to start his own Homeopathy Schools in Europe & USA under the name of Dr. Farokh Master Summer School. This school is currently run in more than 6 countries.
He has been recognized and acknowledged worldwide for his contributions in the Homeopathic treatment of patients with cancer at St Lukas Clinic of Tumor, Switzerland; the Madame Curie Institute of Cancer in Paris, France; the Chicago Children's General Hospital, U.S.A., etc. He has been the recipient of several National and International Awards and Honors for outstanding contribution to Classical Homeopathy, Cancer & Homeopathy, Homeopathic Education and other alternative therapies.
Appointed, Medical Inspector for Central Council of Homoeopathy by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India from 1995 - 2006.
Former Professor of Medicine (June 1989), Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nasik, Mumbai, India Former Member (for 10 years), Central Council of Homeopathy, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India.
As a prolific writer, orator, teacher and physician, Dr. Master has travelled to nearly 40 countries and making on average 12-15 international trips per year. He has been teaching the art and science of Homeopathy since 1980 in India, UK, USA, Canada, Norway, Poland, Austria, Hungary, Greece, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Signapore, South Africa, and many other countries.
Dr Master has written more than 55 books e.g. - The Homeopathic Dream Dictionary, Cross References of the Mind, Perceiving Rubrics of the Mind, The State of Mind affecting the Foetus, Tumors and Homeopathy, The Bedside Organon of Medicine, The proving of Mocassin Snake, and Bungarus.
Books by Farokh Master
- Acid Base Disorders
- Bedside Organon of Medicine
- Clinical Observations of Children's Remedies, 3rd edition
- Dictionary of Dreams in Homeopathy
- Disease of the Skin
- Hair Loss
- Lesser Known Remedies in Pediatrics
- Perceiving Rubrics of the Mind
- Proving Moccasin Snake
- Snakes in the Homeopathic Grass
- Snakes to Simillimum - Demystifying Venoms
- The State of Mind that Affects the Foetus
- Sycotic Shame
- Tubercular Miasm
- Tumors and Homeopathy
- Web Spinners