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Steiner Health Center

Steiner Health is a non-profit charity founded in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1997. The organisation was founded on the principles of anthroposophic medicine, empowering patients, creating a space for therapies and education, and providing financially accessible alternative and complementary medicine.

Steiner Health Center is modeled after the anthroposophic hospitals in Germany, where their doctors were trained. It is the only inpatient anthroposophic medical center in the United States.

Their Outpatient Office is a community supported, not-for-profit practice. The doctors practice a form of integrative medicine called anthroposophic medicine.

Founding Physicians are Molly McMullen-Laird MD and Quentin McMullen MD. The health centre offers many programmes, including Life Force Intensive Session (2-week retreat), Supervised Fasting Weekend, Youth Training Seminar (1-week programme).


Anthroposophical Cancer Treatment includes:

  • Mistletoe therapy, such as with Viscum Album
  • High dose Vitamin C according to the University of Kansas Integrative Medicine Protocol
  • Overwarming Baths (also known as Fever Bath Therapy)
  • Liver compresses for detoxification
  • Hepatodoron, Formica, Stibium (anthroposophic medicines)
  • Vegetarian Diet
  • Supervised fasting
  • Regular physical activity
  • Social engagement
  • Therapeutic Eurythmy or Spacial Dynamics
  • Artistic therapy
  • Bowel cleansing
  • Standard therapy (chemo, radiation, hormonal treatment) when indicated and requested (these treatments are not done at the centre)

Last Updated:26/02/2024
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Steiner Health Center
1422 W. Liberty St., Ann Arbor, 48103, United States

+1 734 222 1491
All therapies provided at this location:
Vitamin C Therapy
Vitamin C can be given intravenously as part of a programme of Metabolic Therapy.

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Mistletoe Therapy
Mistletoe therapy was developed as an adjunct to cancer treatment in Switzerland in 1917-20, in the collaboration between Dr I Wegman MD and Dr Rudolf Steiner PhD (1861-1925).

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Integrative Oncology
Integrative Medicine is the judicious combining of conventional treatments such as chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery, with lifestyle and complementary therapies, to broaden patient choice, increase patient engagement, improve quality of life and extend survival.

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