Meet the Experts
In the course of researching and producing this documentary the following generously gave of their time for the cause of educating men and their significant others about the many factors surrounding, understanding and treating prostate cancer.
Julian Kenyon M.D.
Dr. Julian Kenyon is an integrated medicine physician and Medical Director of the Dove Clinic for Integrated Medicine, Winchester and London. He is Founder-Chairman of the British Medical Acupuncture Society and Co-Founder of the Centre for the Study of Complementary Medicine in Southampton and London where he worked for many years before starting The Dove Clinic in2000. He is Founder/President of the British Society for Integrated Medicine and is an established authority in the field of complementary treatment approaches for a wide range of medical conditions. He graduated from the University of Liverpool with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery and subsequently with a research degree, Doctor of Medicine. In 1972, he was appointed a Primary Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
Wolf-Dieter Kessler M.D.
Dr. Wolf-Dieter Kessler M.D. has been in the field of medicine for over 32 years. Since 1980, he and his staff of 11 therapists have been using functional medicine to treat patients from around the world at the Kessler Clinic located northern German village of Victorbur.The Kessler Clinic is a unique medical facility that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic diseases. Functional medicine is a medical approach that uses a variety of complementary, integrative, alternative, and conventional diagnostic techniques and therapies to find and treat the cause of malfunctions in the body. Dr.Kessler believes that chronic diseases are caused by an underlying imbalance in the body. The imbalance is usually multicausal; in other words, there are usually many causes responsible for a health disorder.
Ilsedora Laker, the first Canadian German New Medicine educator and consultant authorized by Dr.Hamer, resides in Toronto, Canada, where she pioneered the introduction of the German New Medicine, and continues to train medical and lay specialists in its practice throughout North America. Ilsedora is also instrumental in introducing Dr.Hamer’s work to South America, Hawaii, Australia, New Zealand, China, Taiwan and Japan. Ilsedora discovered the work of Dr.Ryke Geerd Hamer in 1992 through a colleague at Herbs and Health Holistic Centre in Toronto. Subsequent investigation of the work of Dr.Hamer and application of his research to her clinical cases proved to Ilsedora over and over again that Dr.Hamer’s findings are accurate. Presently, Ilsedora, in addition to being CEO of this web site of the German New Medicine (GNM), continues to teach and train others in the full practice of the GNM. She also maintains a highly respected clinical practice in Toronto and is working on the translation of Dr.Hamer’s most recent research “The 12+1 Cranial Nerve Chart of the New Medicine.”
Rick Linchitz M.D.
Dr. Linchitz graduated with honors from Cornell University Medical College, he completed his residency at the famed University of California, SanFrancisco, Moffit Hospital. At Linchitz Medical Wellness, Long Island, New York, their mission is to help their patients achieve vibrant health by emphasizing natural treatment and the prevention ofillness. Their approach is centered on the belief that by living well, rather than depending on pharmaceutical solutions, patients can avoid most chronic health issues. Drugs may remove a symptom orchange a lab value, but they will rarely produce true health. Dr.Linchitz became an expert in integrating conventional and alternative approaches to treat disease.
John McDougall M.D.
A physician and nutrition expert who teaches better health through vegetarian cuisine. John A.McDougall, MD. has been studying, writing and “speakingout” about the effects of nutrition on disease for over 30 years. He believes that people should look, feel great and enjoy optimal health for a lifetime. Dr.McDougall is very outspoken against PSA testing and conventional prostate cancer treatments in favor of changing ones diet and lifestyle. He is the founder and medical director ofthe nationally renowned McDougall Program, a ten-day, residential program located at a luxury resort in Santa Rosa,CA – a place where medical miracles occur through proper diet and lifestyle changes.
Jay Mead M.D.
Dr. Mead is a leading expert in salivary hormone testing. For five years, he served as the medical director of one of the nation’s largest salivary testing laboratories. Dr. Mead has been practicing as a clinician for over twenty years and understands the need and value of accurate and reliable hormone testing. Dr. Mead is a board certified pathologist, a flight surgeon in the United Air Force Reserves and cofounded and directs a complementary and alternative medical clinic; The Center for Integrative Medicine. He has certification in blood banking and lead the American Red Cross as medical director for over 10 years.
Joseph Mercola D.O.
Dr. Joseph Mercola D.O. is an osteopathic physician, also known as a DO. DOs are complete physicians who, along with MDs, are licensed to prescribe medication and perform surgery in all 50 states. But DOs bring something extra to the practice of medicine. Osteopathic physicians practice a “whole person” approach to medicine, treating the entire person rather that just the symptoms. With a focus on preventive health care, DOs help patients develop attitudes and lifestyles that don’t just fight illness, but help prevent it, too. Dr. Mercola, board-certified in family medicine and a licensed surgeon, is perhaps best known for his website Mercola.com which as an active subscription list of over one million people, making it the largest medical self help website in the world.