Conditions Treated /

Here is the conditions we've treated so far

Weight Loss & Detox

Hirudotherapy process drastically increases the body immunity, blood viscosity is reduced, vessel spasms are relieved and micro-circulation is restored. This biochemical interrelation creates a powerful cleansing and nourishing effect-trophic effect.

If you are interested in a weight loss, a leech treatment is an effective and healthy way. Hirudin is a special enzyme, which contains in a leech’s saliva, it regulates a blood and restores a normal metabolism in the body, and this is what we need. Hirudin helps to reduce cholesterol levels, lipolysis and thin the blood. In general, hirudotherapy is an excellent method of cleansing and bringing the body to homeostasis.

Pain Management

Hirudotherapy has tremendous benefits in treating chronic pain, migrains, insomnia etc. Pain relief from leech therapy is rapid, effective and long-lasting in many conditions.

  • Muscle Pain
  • Herniated Disk
  • Migraine and Headache
  • Insomnia
  • Arthritis
  • Nerve Pain
  • Hemorrhoids

General Health

Hirudotherapy - through the body detoxification and blood purification, fights specific illnesses and at the same time it makes your immune system stronger and rejuvenates your body.

Vascular and Cardio-Vascular Diseases:

  • ischemic heart disease
  • myocardial infarction
  • hypertension
  • migraine
  • varicose veins
  • spider veins
  • hemorrhoids 
  • thrombophlebitis

Diseases of the musculoskeletal system:

  • rheumatoid diseases
  • osteoarthritis
  • osteomyelitis 
  • arthritis
  • post-fractural treatment
  • post-surgical treatment
  • calcium buildup
  • bone spurs
  • carpal tunnel

Gynecological diseases:

  • infertility (female & male)
  • dysmenorrhea syndrome
  • alleviating menopausal symptoms
  • endometriosis
  • irregular and painful menstrual periods 
  • LS (lichen sclerosus)

Gastro-Intestinal disorders

  • chronic gastritis and duodenal
  • colitis
  • acid reflux
  • spleen inflammation
  • chronic hepatitis without clotting disorders
  • pancreatitis 

Urologic Diseases:

  • prostate adenoma (non-adenocarcinoma)
  • symptoms of chronic renal failure
  • antigenic potency disorders
  • bladder and urinary track disorders 

Respiratory diseases:

  • asthma
  • chronic bronchitis
  • pulmonary emphysema
  • chronic pulmonary thrombosis

Otolaryngologic disease:

  • acute and chronic ear infections
  • sinusitis
  • tinnitus
  • perforations of ear drum
  • hearing loss

Ophthalmology:

  • inflammation of the eye vascular tract
  • glaucoma
  • post-traumatic hematoma of the eyeball
  • cataract 

Dermatological Diseases:

  • psoriasis
  • rashes
  • rosacea 
  • soft  tissue damage  
  • acne
  • skin allergies
  • subcutaneous hematoma
  • skin scars ( non- colloidal)
  • scar tissue 

Cosmetology

Cosmetologists are greateful  for all the advantages of hirudotherapy. Leech therapy helps to improve blood circulation, strengthen lymphatic drainage, and stimulate skin renewal.  After the application of the leeches skin becomes soft, supple,  smooth and obtains a natural color.

What skin conditions can be improved by leech therapy?  Acne, scars and aging stagnant spots and many other skin imperfections can be drastically enhanced with applying little creatures. Hirudotherapy brings healthy look and glow on a face, improves skin elasticity, stops hair loss, significantly reduces cellulite, dissolves scar tissue and visibly diminished scars, eliminates spider veins.

Through the body detoxification, blood purification and oxygenation, hirudotherapy has a REJUVENATING effect on the entire body, as well. Medicinal leeches' salivary glands contain Lipids along with Hirudin, Proteins, Serotonin, Hyaluronidase, Collagenase, Elastase which are active essential ingredients in the SKINCARE (reconstruction of the cell membranes, skin cells and tissue). Lipids represent about 20% of the total weight of the salivary glands. Together with lipids are NATURAL steroid hormones such as cortisol, dehydroepiandrosterone (androstenolone), testosterone, progesterone and estradiol.  Another largest group of compounds in the salivary glands is formed by phosphatidic acids and free fatty acids (important source of energy).***

LIFTING of the eyelids done without of surgery! No more bold spots on the scalp; No acne; No embarrassing skin condition known as a rosacea; No laser or surgery for varicose veins! You can improve a micro-circulation natural way!

After hirudotherapy treatment the healthy body shows better attitude -- the feeling of well-being has been influenced by ENDORPHINS! There are plenty of these enzymes in leech's salivary glands which are spread throughout the body during and after the leeches' application!


*** [Source: From the reading on hirudotherapy research studies, group papers, documents on medicinal leeches in Russia, O. Kamenev, A.Baranovski, U. Krashenyuk, Baskova and others].