DR. KUMAR M. DHAWALE is a Psychiatrist by training and a Homoeopath by choice.
He is a 3rd generation of M.D Medicine practicing pure homeopathy since 35 years.
He has been a Founder-Trustee of the Dr. M. L. Dhawale Memorial Trust which has established Homoeopathic Hospitals and clinical centres in India
The MLD Trust has undertaken 5 Extra Mural Research projects supported by the Ministry of AYUSH. Dr.Dhawale has been a PI in two of them. His research interest is children with academic difficulties.
Four Departments of its Rural Homoeopathic Hospital are recognized as Centres of Excellence in Homoeopathy by the Ministry of AYUSH, Govt of India.
Department of Neuropsychiatry has set up a unique Compassion Ward to house patients with serious psychiatric conditions and manage them with Homoeopathic treatment.
He was Prof and Head, Department of Homoeopathic Psychiatry and a member of the PG Board of Studies of the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik for 9 years.
Dr. Kumar has been associated with the Central Council of Research in Homoeopathy (CCRH), Chairman of the Clinical Research sub-committee, a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee and a Consultant to projects on Mental Health conducted by the CCRH.
Dr.Dhawale has successfully presented academic and research work of the Trust nationally and internationally in conferences and seminars.