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About the HSA

The Homeopathic Association of South Africa (HSA) is a voluntary association recognised by the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa (AHPCSA) as the official representative of the homeopathic profession in South Africa.

The HSA actively engages Government, the Department of Health, the AHPCSA and all other organisations and structures that influence our profession and is in constant communication with other health related bodies and institutions.

The HSA represents and promotes the homeopathic practitioner, the profession and its interests including related education matters, for the better health and well-being of all South Africans.


The constitution of the HSA, which provides the structures necessary for operation is available below and is accompanied by an explanation of the structure and composition of the HSA.

The EXCO National board members

Dr Danny Pillay

HSA President

Danny is a private practitioner registered as a Homeopath and Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Practitioner. He lectures part-time for the Department of Homeopathy and University of Johannesburg.

Dr Pillay is also the National Vice President (SA) of LMHI and was a past Chairperson Professional Board: PBHNP of The Allied Health Professions Council of SA.

Dr Laura Chella

HSA National Secretary

Homeopath in Private practice
Comed presenter for Homeopathic talks

Dr Bruce Thomson

HSA National VP

Bruce is a registered Homeopath and Acupuncturist with a background in Therapeutic Massage. Having studied towards a BA LLB at UCT after leaving school he realized his calling lay elsewhere and embarked on the path which led him to study Homeopathy and Traditional Chinese Acupuncture.

When his practices in Kloof and Durban don't keep him busy enough, he thinks about how to get Homeopaths to act together towards their common interest.

Dr Ferrucci

HSA Finance Chair

Dr Ferrucci has been in private practice, in East London for 24 years and is currently branching into community health.

She is also the Chairperson of PBHNP.