• Full Name:
    Dr Horace Leigh Deck
  • Role:
    Registered practitioner
  • Occupation/s:
    Physician & surgeon, homœopath
  • State:
    New South Wales
  • Date first identified using homoeopathy in Australia:

(Material researched & presented by Barbara Armstrong)


Horace Leigh Deck graduated LRCP (London) 1906 and MRCS (England) 1906, and was registered in Australia on April 8, 1908. In 1912 his name was mentioned in The Homoeopathician: a Journal of Pure Homœopathy by James Tyler Kent and Julia C. Loos. In that journal he reported a difficult case of a patient with gastralgia.


The Sydney Directory for 1915 records that “Hatherleigh Deck”, surgeon, was at “Witheycomb” at Ashfield, the practice and residence of  Dr John Feild Deck.


© Barbara Armstrong


  • Created:
    Monday, 21 March 2011
  • Last modified:
    Sunday, 10 August 2014