Please note that over the last year several Mexican Clinics have been temporarily closed. Some are allowed to re-open either completely or with some restrictions on what services they can provide. Bio-Pulse and Century Nutrition were shut down in March 2001. For more information on these closures, see Peter Chowka's article on Natural Healthline's website. We understand that many of the health inspectors in Mexico about this time were fired and replaced. Apparently any clinic that does not have the appropriate permits will be closed. If we hear about any other closures, we will post the information on this page. Other clinics impacted have been: St. Jude (Jimmy Keller's clinic), Century Nutrition may be prohibited from providing some therapies. American Metabolics and American Biologics were temporarily shut down, but they they all reopened. If any hospital is using "unproven" approaches or does not have all the proper permits, they may be temporarily shut down to get the proper permits. Any of the clinics that are found to have their papers in order could potentially resume offering alternative therapies if the Mexican federal government approves their requests to conduct experimental treatments. We have heard that they would be limited to a small number of patients and could not charge the patients for experimental treatments. We have not confirmed this.
See our January Newsletter for a write up on why people go to Mexican Clinics.
If you do go to this clinic for treatment, be sure to let us know about your experience. Any feedback you can offer may help others who are trying to decide which clinic to go to or which therapy to use.
Advanced Medical Group has an office in El Paso, but the clinic is in Juarez, Mexico. They treat cancer, arthritis, diabetes, and heart disease using chelation, ozone, electrotherapy, laetrile, Koch, and BCG.
American Biologic is an "integrated facility" that offers a wide variety of approaches, including laetrile, enzymes, chelation, oxygen therapies, bioelectrical therapies, nutritional therapy, hydrotherapy, and hyperthermia. They also have an office in Chula Vista California. American Biologics was also temporarily shut down and were renting a small part of the old Hospital Del Mar/The Meridian Hospital, but we have been told they have reopened their clinic. We have received some positive and some negative comments about this clinic; mostly we have heard that they have become more conventional than in the past. Go to our web page on them for more information. 800-227-4473
As of May 1st, the Gerson Institute has initiated a license agreement with a new treatment center co-owned and operated by the two most knowledgeable and devoted Gerson physicians in the world: Dr. Alicia Melendez and Dr. Luz Maria Bravo. The new treatment facility, called Baja Nutri Care, is located in the Playas area of Tijuana, Mexico. Call Tel. 619-685-5353 or 888-4-GERSON.
Bio-Medical Center (Hoxsey Clinic) was founded in 1963 by Mildred Nelson. Ms. Nelson, a nurse, began working for Harry Hoxsey in 1946 at his clinic in Dallas, Texas. At Harry Hoxsey's urging, Mildred Nelson opened the Bio-Medical Center in Tijuana, Mexico, 3 miles south of the U.S. border. Over the years, Mildred expanded the center’s treatment offerings and hired a fully licensed, English-speaking staff. She assembled professional support personnel to meet the needs of the thousands of patients who visit Bio-Medical Center every year. Most of the original medical staff and support personnel have remained through the years, and the clinic continues to provide accessible and economical medical help.
Before her death in 1999, Mildred continued Harry Hoxsey’s legacy by appointing her sister Liz Jonas as chief administrator. Today, the Hoxsey legacy of healing lives on at the Bio-Medical Center.
The address and contact information for the Hoxsey Clinic is:
3170 General Ferreira, Colonia Madero Sur
Tijuana, Baja California Mexico 22046
Clinic hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PST Monday thru Friday
Phones: 01152 664 684 9011 – (619) 704 8442 – (619) 407 7858
In early 2014 the clinic established a website at:
BioMedics Institute in Tijuana offers hyperthermia and focused low dose radiation with advanced therapies including brachytherapy, vaccine therapies, bio molecular therapies, Xenotransplantation (Cell Therapy), Apheresis, Ultraviolet Blood Irradiation, Cytokine Therapy, Electro-Magnetic Therapy, detoxification, Biological response modifiers, aloe vera, cesium, live cell therapy, and a nutritional program. They treat many disorders, including: cancer, immune disorders including lupus and MS, cardiovascular problems, gastro-intestinal disorders, chronic fatigue, and Fibromyalgia. They have purchased a linear accelerator to allow them to do lower dosed "pinpoint" radiation. Their website is http://www.biomedicsinstitute.com/ or call (888) 626-8067 for more info.
BioPulse Rejuvenation Clinics were known for their intense treatments to fortify the immune system. The clinic in Mexico apparently did not have all the required permits to operate, so they are being prevented from using some of their therapies. They are currently focusing on a tumor marker test.
Center for Immuno-Energy Therapy has moved from Canada to Reynosa as they felt there they would be able to allow the medical support that need for more rapid elimination of cancers. They provide individuals with chronic degenerative health problems, including immuno-deficiency diseases, neuroimmune diseases, and problematic infections assistance on how to achieve wellness. They use magnetic therapy, chelation therapy, HANSI, enzyme therapy, photoluminescence/oxygenation of the blood, diet, herbs, and a special technique of intra-cancer injections. Phone 317-928-8885 for more details. We do not have many details about this clinic.
Centro Medico is a Windstorm Foundation Facility in Mexico. They tackle the "incurables" - emphysema, stroke, cancer, Lou Gehrig's, etc. using bio-oxidative therapies, oxygen therapy, vaccines, enzyme therapy, and herbal therapy. (Please note, this information came from Third Opinion by John Fink and has not been verified. We believe the clinic has been closed.)
Century Nutrition, Hulda Clark's research center in Mexico was temporarily shut down. They have re-opened, but we don't know if there are any restrictions on what therapies they can use. For details call her association at 1-800-220-3741.
CHIPSA - the home of the Center for Integrative Medicine, is a modern full-service hospital located Tijuana. CHIPSA treats all forms of cancer and is one of the few places in the world where patients can receive the Coley's Toxins modalities. They use a modified Gerson Diet. They also use the VG-1000 vaccine, CoQ10, Ozone Therapy, Hyperthermia, Laetrile, DMSO, Wobe Enzymes, Chelation, Biological Dentistry, diet, supplements, and a variety of other approaches. 1-877-424-4772 - (1-877-4-CHIPSA) www.chipsahospital.org
Contreras Clinic - See Oasis Hospital below.
CSCT -Cell Specific Cancer Therapy also known as Zoetron is in Tijuana, Mexico has been shut down.
Hospital Santa Monica, also known as the Donsbach Clinic, uses detoxification of the body, a rigorous course of immune enhancing and rebuilding therapies and many disease-specific treatment protocols, including hyperthermia, oxygen/ozone therapy, light therapy, ultraviolet blood purification, diet and nutrition. 800-359-6547 or 619-427-3007
Europa Institute of Integrated Medicine - Contact Dr. Carolyn Bormann, a consultant for them has an office in California, but the clinic is in Mexico. They treat cancer and also multiple sclerosis, lupus, CFIDS, viral syndromes, and other immune dysfunctions. They use ozone, chelation, photoluminescence, UBI, hyperthermia, amino acid, enzyme, nutrition, hydrotherapy, neural therapy, and biologicals. (909) 338-3533.
Genesis West Research Institute for Biological Medicine, previously run by Sergio Amescua, M.D., is now being run by Jacob Swilling, PhD. They treat cancer and other chronic and degenerative illnesses. Treatments include detoxification, non-toxic dentistry, chelation therapy, oxygen and ozone, therapeutic nutrition, pH balance, and Bio-Energetic Medicine. www.cancertherapies.com 831-309-7988
Gerson Healing Centers of America has an office in Bonita, California, but the main clinic is in the Oasis Hospital in Mexico. They not only treat cancer, but also heart disease, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, lupus, arthritis, and liver diseases. Therapy is Gerson, minerals, enzymes, liver extract, B12, acupuncture, botanicals, massage, and chiropractic. They offer a variety of educational programs. http://www.gerson.org/ 1-888-4-GERSON
Harold Manner Center has an office in San Ysidro and a hospital in Tijuana, Mexico. They are best known for their use of laetrile in treating cancer. They were temporarily shut down but we have heard they have re-opened.
Hospital Bajanor S.A. de C.V. in San Diego also treats arthritis, heart disease, lung infections, and kidney stones. They use detoxification, amino acids, laetrile, DMSO, EDTA chelation, GH3, polypeptides, Hoxsey, germanium, and nutrition. www.bajanor.com 1-888-294-0342
Hope4Cancer Institute, led by Dr. Antionio Jimenez, is located on Ave de Pacifico, the Pacific Coast Highway near Rosarito Beach in Baja. Protocols include Local and whole body hyperthermia, SonoPhoto Dynamic Therapy, RaphaEL and AARSOTA cancer vaccines, IVs, detox, immune support, enzyme therapy, full spectrum nutrition and counseling. This small private clinic specializes in glioblastoma multiforme, breast, bladder and prostate cancers. Website: www.hope4cancer.com Phone: 888 544 5993 Fax: 941.921.3536
I.M.A.Q - Dr. Castillo - Dr. Isai Castillo Ramos in Tijuana treats cancer, diabetes, arthritis, and many chronic diseases. He uses IVs, Hoxsey, laetrile, nutrition, etc. Costs to go to his clinic are very low compared to many other clinics. 800-296-9881 http://www.drcastillo.com/
Institute of Chronic Disease is run by Dr. Gustavo Andrade. They treat cancers, Candidiasis, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Herpes. Therapies include conventional therapies, vitamins, enzymes, laetrile, ozone, shark cartilage, Hydrazine Sulfate, and chelation. http://www.bajaonline.com/dr-andrade/programs.htm 011-526-680-9292.
International Bio Care Hospital and Medical Center (IBC) in Tijuana uses a program founded on a broad basis of lifestyle changes, of which nutrition is among the most important to help rebuild the immune system. They also use UBIT - ultraviolet blood irradiation, bioelectrical repolarization (BER) and anti-fungal therapy. They are a full in-house hospital. (800) 785-0490 http://www.ibchospital.com
International Medical Center in Juarez Mexico. They treat cancers, heart disease, circulatory problems, arthritis, diabetes, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, chronic fatigue, Epstein-Barr virus, candidiasis, hypoglycemia, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, and most chronic degenerative diseases. Treatments include chelation, hyperbaric oxygen, electrotherapy, hydrotherapy, colon therapy, ozone therapy, detoxification, respiratory therapy, physical therapy, acupuncture, shark and bovine cartilage, Koch vaccine, enzyme and nutritional therapy, and immunotherapy. Phone: (800) 621-8924. We don't know very much about this clinic.
Medico Cirujano in Tijuana is run by Dr. Perez Garcia. He uses IPT - Insulin Potentiation Therapy for treating cancer. 18 years of IPT experience. Dr. Garcia also has a training program. www.iptq.com 011-52-(664)-686-5473.
Mission Medical has a clinic in Tijuana. They can be reached by calling (619) 662-1578. Their primary doctors are James Gunier, H.M.D., Ph.D.; Roberto Diaz, M.D., Ph.D.; N. They treat all forms of cancer as well as AIDS, arthritis, Alzheimer's, stroke, paralysis, rare neurological diseases, and chronic degenerative diseases. They use nontoxic therapies; tumor reduction therapy, tumorin, therapeutic immunology, RNA regeneration, Koch, Ridasa, immune therapy, rare homeopathic tumor related remedies, HCL mineral chloride infusion, super IV drops, herbology, Rife, Dia-Pulse, poultices, counseling, diet, lifestyle, and a personalized follow-up program. We don't know very much about this clinic.
Monterrey Clinic, formerly called the Davidson Cancer Clinic, is run by James Gary Davidson. Apparently he is under indictment. We do not recommend dealing with this clinic.
New Hope Clinic - Dr. Stephen Linsteadt - in Tijuana is best known for their use of BioElectric Cancer Therapy and BioResonance protocols from Germany. They are an integrative medical facility utilizing the latest techniques in the treatment of cancer, heart disease, arthritis, and most chronic degenerative diseases. Treatments include BioElectrotherapy, BioResonance, photoluminescence, oxygenation, chelation, immune system modulators and auto-vaccinations, enzyme and nutritional therapy.
Oasis of Hope Hospital - also known as Contreras Clinic is in Tijuana Mexico. (note: Gerson Center now operates out of its own clinic.) They are currently the only facility authorized by The Issel's Foundation to use use the name of Issels and Issels Treatment. They have been treating cancer patients over 35 years.
USA Phone: 1-888-500-HOPE (4673)
International Phone: 011-52-664-6316111
Program for Studies of Alternative Medicines in Jalisco is run by Hector E. Solorzano, M.D., Ph.D. It was established in 1985 and treats cancer, arthritis, lupus, AIDS, diabetes, migraine, multiple sclerosis, and chronic renal failure using
216 different alternative therapies, including, DMSO, chelation, enzymes, amino acids, shark cartilage, electromagnetism, moxibustion, and lasers. (Please note, this information came from Third Opinion by John Fink and has not been verified.) Phone: 011-378-13532; -15133; -15134.
San Diego Clinic in Tijuana uses a "Total Integrative Medicine Program" - the use of all major forms of alternative and complementary therapies to treat specific cancers and other degenerative conditions including MS, ALS, and CFS. Therapies include detoxification, nutritional programs, boosting the immune system, enzyme therapy, Biological (Biological Response Modifiers, especially cytokines) and Immunological Therapies, and a variety of vaccines. Costs to go to his clinic are very low compared to many other clinics.
Tijuana phone number: +52 (664) 6831398
US line: 619-804-773, 619-618-2879
Sanoviv is a health resort on the Baja Coast at Rosarita Beach. They are a modern, beautiful facility right on the ocean that incorporates modern diagnostics with a variety of treatment programs. They treat many cancers as well as many degenerative diseases. They believe the body has the power to heal itself when provided with the proper nutrients and when relieved of its accumulated toxic burdens. Their website is www.sanoviv.com or for more info call (800) SANOVIV.
Stella Maris Clinic in Tijuana offers a basic 21 day therapy which includes detoxification and individualized protocols to rebuild the immune system. Dr. Alvarez, who runs this facility, is one of our favorite doctors. 800-662-1319.
Lawrence H. Taylor, M.D., is working as a consultant with BioMedics Institute in Mexico. (above) His program calls for a reordering of a patient's body and mind, from immune system support and detoxification to emotional counseling and a complete nutritional program. (888) 626-8067 or (909) 303-3250.
If you would like to tour some of the clinics in Mexico, there are several organizations that provide tours, including:
CCS Cancer Clinic Tours in Modesto - 209-529-4697
Private Cancer Tours aka Alternative Health Tours
P. O. Box 530218 San Diego, CA 92153-0218
Phone: (619) 475-3834 Fax: (619) 475-0753
http://www.alternativemedicaltours.com - 1-800-788-9050 - However, we understand they often only tour American Biologics and Hospital Meridian.
The information on this page is provided by The Cancer Cure Foundation based on information we have received from a variety of sources, including the clinic itself, feedback from people who have gone to the clinic, and in some cases from clinic tours. The listing of a doctor or clinic here does not signify an endorsement by the Cancer Cure Foundation, unless we have indicated it. We encourage you to check out each clinic by visiting the clinic if possible, talking to people who have gone to the clinic (ask the clinic for contact information of people who have gone to the clinic), and by checking with other organizations as to what they know about the clinic. There are also some forums you can join to get feedback from others. We would also be happy to tell you what we know about any of these clinics.
If you do go to any of these clinics for treatment, be sure to mention you heard about them through The Cancer Cure Foundation, and be sure to let us know about your experience, positive or negative. Any feedback you can offer may help others who are trying to decide which clinic to go to or which therapy to use.
Last updated 12/15/15