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Walter Holtzapfel, MD

About

Walter Holtzapfel, MD (1912-1994), was born in Kiel, Germany, and in 1931 moved to Freiburg/Breisgau to study medicine. At the age of nineteen, while a tourist visiting Dornach, Switzerland, he met Ita Wegman and became involved with studying anthroposophically extended medicine in a study group of young physicians. The rest of his life was dedicated to practice, teaching, and writing involved with anthroposophic medicine. At the age of fifty-two, he became leader of the Medical Section of the Anthroposophical Society, a position he held until 1977. Dr. Holtzapfel was the author of numerous books, including Children’s Destinies and The Human Organs.

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Author's Books

The Human Organs

Their Functional and Psychological Significance: Liver, Lung, Kidney, Heart

Paperback
$15.95

Encountering the Self

Transformation & Destiny in the Ninth Year

Paperback
$14.95
The Anthroposophical Approach to Medicine Series 1

The Anthroposophical Approach to Medicine

An Outline of a Spiritual Scientifically Oriented Medicine

Volume 1 — An Outline of a Spiritual Scientifically Oriented Medicine
Hardback
$50.00