Biography

Dr. Alex Bekker is a physician specializing in homeopathy.

Dr. Bekker – MD, ABIHM
Board Member – AIH
Editor – AJHM
Adjunct Professor in Family Medicine – UNTHSC Fort Worth, TX
Undergraduate degree – English
Literature and Philosophy
UTHSC – San Antonio – Medical Degree
UTMB Family Practice – Internship
Emergency Department Physician – Rural Emergency Departments
Homeopathic training – Alain Naude and Andre Saine, ND
General Practice Homeopathy – since 1999.

Early Life

Dr. Bekker is a Diplomate of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine. He serves as the Second Vice President of the American Institute of Homeopathy (a medical organization), and as Editor of the American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine. He is an adjunct Professor in Family Medicine at the UNTHSC/Osteopathic Medical School in Fort Worth, Texas. He has presented lectures at the National Center for Homeopathy conference, the Texas Society of Homeopathy conference and the Integrative Medicine for the Underserved (IM4US) conference.

He has designed an AIH Primary Care Course for the health professional, enjoys teaching classes in First Aid Homeopathy, Introduction to Homeopathy, and Homeopathy for midwives. He also enjoys classical music, reading, good conversation, and nature.

Experience

Dr. Bekker was born in the Ukraine and came to the U.S. when he was ten years old. He has an undergraduate degree in English Literature and Philosophy. After teaching English at the community college level he decided to pursue his medical education.He received his medical degree in 1996 from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Bekker completed his internship training in Family Medicine at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Beaumont, Texas. He has had fifteen years of clinical experience working as an Emergency Department physician in rural hospital Emergency Departments in Texas.

Dr. Bekker was introduced to homeopathy by Alain Naude over thirty years ago. After experiencing first-hand how homeopathy restores health and well-being, he became passionate about this great therapeutic method as a unique way to help people. The field of study of homeopathy is vast. He has also studied with Andre Saine at the Canadian Academy of Homeopathy. Since then he has been a serious student of the masters of homeopathy: Dr. S. Hahnemann, Dr. C. Hering, Dr. A. Lippe, Dr. J.T.Kent, Dr. P. Schmidt, Dr. C. Boger and the wonderful legacy of brilliant American homeopathic physicians of the 19th and 20th centuries. This great legacy inspires him to practice pure homeopathy consistent with Hahnemannian principles.

Dr. Bekker has had extensive experience in treating patients with homeopathy in Dallas since 1999. Many acute and chronic conditions improve and are healed under homeopathic treatment. Homeopathic medicine has been a blessing to the lives of our family, friends and patients.