For Medical ProvidersWe Welcome Referrals and Collaboration
With all our patients, we’re happy to communicate with their existing care, and we welcome referrals for treatment.
Steve Liu welcomes your interest in the program and would be happy to speak with you about it. Just schedule an appointment or request information at 520-878-8116
Our medical travel treatment program includes an intensive version of the Parkinson’s disease treatment program, along with concierge service, to those seeking treatment from outside the Tucson area. We take complete care of those traveling here for their treatment, along with support for continuing their treatment program after leaving.
Refer new patients to Steve Liu, program director and founder of IBHI’s treatment program for Parkinson’s disease. Steve is happy to speak with you and coordinate care at 520-878-8116.
For more information on photobiomodulation therapy, visit North American Association for PhotobiomoduLation Therapy and World Association for Laser Therapy to find out more about low-level laser and LED therapy.
TRANSCRANIAL PHOTOBIOMODULATION (PBM) THERAPY WITH LASER OR LED STUDIES TO TREAT CNS DISORDERS IN HUMANS
Lampl et al., 2007 (Stroke). Transcranial NIR laser therapy to treat acute ischemic stroke, NeuroThera, NEST-1 study.
Zivin et al., 2009 (Stroke). Effectiveness and safety, transcranial NIR laser therapy to treat acute ischemic stroke (NEST study).
Schiffer et al., 2009 (Behav Brain Funct). Transcranial, NIR LED treatment for major depression and anxiety.
Naeser & Hamblin, 2011 (Editorial, PMLS). Potential for transcranial laser or LED therapy to treat stroke, TBI and neurodegenerative disease.
Naeser, Saltmarche et al., 2011 (PMLS): Transcranial LED to improve cognition in TBI and PTSD, with home treatment (2 case reports).
Whelan et al., 2012 (Front. In Bio.). Therapeutic effect of near infrared (NIR) light on Parkinson’s disease models.
Nawashiro et al., 2012 (PMLS). Focal increase in cerebral blood flow after transcranial, NIR LED to forehead in severe, chronic TBI (persistent vegetative state).
Gonzalez-Lima et al., 2013 (Neuroscience). Transcranial Infrared Laser Stimulation Produces Beneficial Cognitive and Emotional Effects in Humans.
Naeser, Zafonte et al., 2014 (J of Neurotrauma). Significant improvement in cognition post- 18 transcranial LED treatments in chronic, TBI.
Saltmarche, Naeser et al., 2017 (PMLS). Significant improvement in cognition in 5 chronic, dementia patients post- 12 weeks, transcranial plusintranasal NIR LED treatments.