Dr. Michael Galitzer is one of the visiting support team of the Hippocrates Health Institute’s Comprehensive Cancer Wellness Program. Dr. Galitzer specializes in Holistic Metabolic Functional and Regenerative Medicine. His focus is to optimize the overall systemic health of the individuals enrolled in the Comprehensive Cancer Wellness Program so as to maximize their long term healing potential.
He is a nationally recognized expert in Energy Medicine, integrative medicine, and bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT). For more than 40 years Dr. Galitzer has been a leading figure and innovator in the field of longevity.
Dr. Galitzer graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical School, and in 1973 he moved to Los Angeles, where he practiced Emergency Medicine for 15 years. (He was among the first 100 doctors in the U.S. to become board certified in Emergency Medicine.) Eventually he began studying integrative medicine, including herbs, nutrition, Energy Medicine, and homeopathy, and in 1990 he completed a course in Medical Acupuncture, which he incorporated into the private practice he established in Santa Monica, California, in 1987.?
Today, Dr. Galitzer utilizes revolutionary treatments drawn from both traditional and complementary medicine, including sound and light therapy, toxin elimination, and intravenous supplementation, to produce remarkable and rapid improvements in his patients’ health and vitality. His patient list includes many top Hollywood, business, and sports figures, as well as people from all across North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australia.
Dr. Galitzer has been a member of the American Association of Medical Acupuncture, the American Association of Acupuncture and Bio-Energetic Medicine, the International Oxidative Medical Association, and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. He was a Board Member of the American College for Advancement in Medicine, a leading organization of physicians in the area of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. He has given lectures all over the world on longevity, alternative, and bioenergetic medicine. ?
For the past decade, Dr. Galitzer has been a featured contributor to nine bestselling books by actress, author, and health advocate Suzanne Somers, including I’m Too Young for This!: The Natural Hormone Solution to Enjoy Perimenopause (2014), Bombshell: Explosive Medical Secrets that Will Redefine Aging (2012), Sexy Forever: How to Fight Fat After Forty (2010), Knockout: Interviews with Doctors Who are Curing Cancer—and How to Prevent Getting It in the First Place (2009), Breakthrough: Eight Steps to Wellness (2008), Ageless: The Naked Truth About Bioidentical Hormones (2007), and The Sexy Years: Discover the Hormone Connection: The Secret to Fabulous Sex, Great Health, and Vitality, for Women and Men (2004). Dr. Galitzer’s own publications include Re-ignite Your Spark, No Batteries Required, a chapter on bioidentical hormones in Alternative Medicine, the Definitive Guide (2002), and research papers published in Explore Magazine and The Townsend Letter for Doctors. His work has also been featured in articles in the New York Times Magazine, and C Magazine in California. His recent book, “Outstanding Health,” was published in March 2015.
In addition to his thriving practice in Santa Monica, Dr. Galitzer is the medical director of The American Health Institute in Los Angeles, an organization dedicated to education and research in the areas of Energy Medicine and cancer. He currently resides in Santa Barbara with his wife and four children.