Application & Reservation
Step 1: Application & Registration
To apply and register for the program, please take the following steps:
Write an essay relating the chronological story of your illness. Include all events preceding the onset of the disease that may have played a role in its development. Include toxic exposure, radiation, mental and emotional issues, relationships, losses- financial or human or animal- unfinished business, grieving process, unfulfilled expectations, set of values, conditioning, or other mental emotional issues. Also include treatments you undertook and the rate of their success. Write about your state of health during these last 20 years, and your projection for the future. Write about the appreciation of your illness as a teacher, what you have learned and what you still have to learn. Write about your will to live and what you would like to accomplish in the future. This essay is a very important step in gathering your strength for healing.
Complete the Gerson Therapy & Comprehensive Alternative Cancer Treatment Patient Information and Medical History questionnaire. Download the questionnaire as a Word Doc (your browser will prompt you to Save As) or PDF File.
Send a copy of your diagnosis, most recent laboratory results and imaging studies reports. We need a CBC, a metabolic panel and a urinalysis. If you did not have any blood work done, let us know and we will complete a requisition for you. Download a Medical Records Release Authorization Form, if you need one.
Mail, e-mail or fax your essay and questionnaire, and pay the application/registration fee of $300.
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Mailing address: Hawaii Naturopathic Retreat Center , attn: Patient Services, 239 Haili St., Hilo, HI 96720.
Application fee: $300
For the application fee we accept personal credit cards over the phone (call 808-933-4400), cashiers checks, international money order or money wires.
The application fee is non-refundable. It covers an evaluation and assessment of your case, consultation and recommended treatment plan/program with a prepared estimate for your proposed program/treatment.
Step 2: Reservation
You will receive:
- An evaluation and assessment of your case
- A consultation
- Recommended treatment plan/program
- Prepared estimate for your proposed program and treatment
When you decide to go ahead with the proposed program and treatment plan, you are required to pay 50% of your estimate to reserve your program. We accept cash, cashiers checks or wire transfers for the first 50% of the payment.
Please mail cashiers checks to: Hawaii Naturopathic Retreat Center, attn: Patient Services, 239 Haili St., Hilo, HI 96720.
At this point you have reserved your program and can coordinate with our office for arrival dates and working out traveling details.
Step 3: Arrival
Upon arrival the balance of your program cost will be due and this includes all additional charges for supplements, IV Therapy, Iscador etc. that was layed out in your prepared estimate.
We accept credit cards or cash for payment upon arrival as well as cashiers checks. Customers outside of the U.S should wire their payment to Hawaii Naturopathic Retreat Center account prior to their arrival.
Upon arrival we will also need to keep credit card information on file for additional services or treatments that you may order.
In the case of a friend or relative paying for your program by credit card, it is necessary that your benefactor sign the Third Party Credit Card Payment Form and fax it back to us at 808-443-0313. It can also be e-mailed to email@example.com.
We are looking forward to assisting you on your road to recovery.