Conditions Treated at Gerber Medical Clinic

Allergy Elimination

Painless sensitivity screening and customized treatments with diet and environmental instruction to stop allergic reactions to foods, molds, pollens, chemicals, animals and insects.

Auto Immune Diseases

Rheumatoid and osteoarthritis, iritis, lupus erythematosis, autoimmune hepatitis, autoimmune pericarditis, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, Wegoner’s granulomatosis, Goodpasture’s syndrome and many others.

Cardiovascular Disease

High blood pressure, heart arrhythmias, congestive heart failure, hardening of the arteries, angina heart pain, carotid artery narrowing, aneurysm prevention and treatment, dementia, stroke prevention and recovery, Parkinson’s disease, peripheral vascular disease, diabetic neuropathy, hypercoagulable states (sticky blood), abnormal bleeding or bruising, TIAs (mini strokes), thrombophlebitis, deep vein thrombosis, varicose veins, foot and leg ulcers, erectile dysfunction and many more.

Far Infrared Sauna

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Gastrointestinal Disorders

Dry mouth, swallowing disorders (achalasia), heartburn (gastritis), ulcers, GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), hiatal hernia, gastroparesis (slow emptying of the stomach), irritable bowel syndrome, gas and bloating, low stomach acid (hypochlorhydria), pancreatic enzyme deficiency, diarrhea, constipation,  food allergies, parasite detection and treatment, diverticulosis, diverticulitis, hemorrhoids and anal fissures.

Hormonal Disorders

Adrenal dysbalances such as chronic fatigue, anger, nervousness, anxiety, insomnia, headaches, fainting, dizziness, cravings for salt and sugar, alcohol intolerance, insomnia, stomach disorders, IBS, constipation/diarrhea, back aches, neck aches, poor memory, frustration, obsessive compulsive disorders and inability to deal with stress are hallmarks of most of our patients. Thyroid under activity, hypothyroidism, is also rampant in our society.  There are scores of thyroid-blocking toxins in our environment, even having children can cause low thyroid activity.  Low thyroid causes a plethora of symptoms such as chronic fatigue, depression, weight gain, sensitivity to cold, dry skin, dry eyes, falling hair, infertility, constipation, low stomach acid with difficult digestion, headaches, high cholesterol, puffy facial appearance and lack of ambition. The sex hormones all diminish as we age.   Testosterone for men is vital not only for sex drive and muscles but also for bones, heart, arteries, mood (grumpy old men) and is anti inflammatory.  Properly replenished with skin creams, it is very safe and is carefully monitored by Dr. Gerber. The bioidentical female hormones estrogen, progesterone, DHEA and testosterone (female dose is 1/10th male dose) are important to analyze and replace if they are deficient.   These are safe, natural hormone replacements and prevent age related diseases and improve quality of life, sex drive and appearance.

Infectious Diseases

Acute and chronic viral infections such as Hepatitis C, Epstein Bar virus, Coxsackie virus, Cytomegalovirus, all Herpes viruses, gastrointestinal flux.  Acute and chronic bacterial infections such as Lyme disease and related infections, Mycoplasma pneumonia, MRSA (hospital staph infections), bronchitis, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, childhood ear infections, traveler’s diarrhea prevention and treatment and H. pylori.  Acute and chronic fungal disease such as Candida albicans, yeast syndrome, thrush, San Joaquin Valley fever, sinus infections and nail fungus.  Parasitic diseases such as amoebiasis,  Giardia (beaver fever), round worms, tape worms, pork worms and others.

Mood Disorders

Anxiety, panic attacks, insomnia, depression, mania, bipolar disorders, obsessive compulsive disorders, menopausal mood disorders, premenstrual mood disorders, post partum mood disorders, grief and loss, long-standing guilt and abuse issues and support in schizophrenia.

Pain Relief

Headaches, musculoskeltal and migraine, cervical, thoracic, lumbar spine pain, coccyx pain, sciatica, tooth pain, sinus pain, joint pain, shoulder, elbow, hip, knee and foot pain, gallbladder pain, stomach pain, abdominal pain, diverticulitis pain, bladder pain (interstitial cystitis), painful intercourse (dysparunia), eye pain, arthritis pain, athletic injuries, ligamentous injuries, neuropathy and chronic pain syndromes.

Skin Conditions

Acne, rosacea, psoriasis, eczema, solar and senile keratoses (age spots), hives, spider bites (even Brown recluse), itching, contact dermatitis, alopecia (abnormal hair loss), foot and leg ulcers, fungal infections, ringworm, Tinea versicolor (fungal skin discoloration), herpes, oral, genital and shingles (Zoster), sunburn, any burns, spider nevis (red streaks on the nose or face),  Erythema multiform, cellulitis, warts, boils, bedsores, dry skin and scabies.

Eye Conditions

Dry eyes, burning eyes, red eyes, pink eye, pterygium, iritis, pars planitis, glaucoma (increased eye pressure), cataract prevention and treatment, age-related macular degeneration, night blindness, styes,

Female Conditions

Infertility, missed periods, heavy periods, painful periods, premenstrual syndrome (anger up to homicidal thoughts with painful breasts and depression); helpful support for pregnancy and healthy babies, treatment for nausea and vomiting of pregnancy; bladder incontinence, fibroid prevention and treatment, ovarian cyst prevention and treatment, recurrent urinary tract infections especially after menopause; safe, bioidentical hormone support for menopause and PMS; abnormal bleeding after menopause, painful intercourse, thermography (heat pictures of the breasts instead of mammography with high radiation exposure) for routine breast screening; conservative treatment for abnormal PAP smears, herbal therapy for vaginal discharge, treatments for lack of libido, lack of orgasm, history of sexual abuse, menopausal syndrome with hot flashes, vaginal dryness and unexplained depression.