Famous Homeopath Dr. Prasanta Banerjee Dies At 84


Kolkata: Dr. Prasanta Banerjee dies at 84 died in Kolkata following cardiac arrest on Friday at B.M. Birla Hospital.

Dr. Prasanta Banerji is famed for establishing ‘The Banerji Protocol’ of treatment. A protocol that has brought lucidity and user friendliness into a treatment form using ultra dilutional medicines. He made the treatment form easy to learn and practice and this has allowed replicability in science.

Dr. Prasanta Banerji Born in Jamalpur, Bihar, on October 17, 1933, Prasanta is the second son of Pareshnath Banerji. As a student he assisted his father to cope with the huge number of patients who came for treatment every day to the Mihijam.

Around 1958 it occurred to him that a wider field would give him more scope to utilise his knowledge of Homoeopathy all over the country and benefit the teeming millions to avail of the opportunities for cheaper means of treatment for the cure of their illness. He thought of Calcutta as a venue for his practice.

The long family experience with millions of clinical trials and the use of modern diagnostic tools such as detailed blood examinations, X-rays, CAT Scans, MRI techniques further helped the treatments of Prasanta Banerji.

He standardized the techniques and medicinal applications for particular ailments with fixed ingredients and doses and started keeping detailed records of the patients and their treatments.

He found very positive results in the cure and remission of brain, stomach and esophagus tumors with homeopathic treatments without any invasive process such as surgery