Michael H. Lowenstein, MD is a practicing Anesthesiologist in Santa Ana, CA. Dr. Lowenstein graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 1988 and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Lowenstein is considered one of the top authorities in rapid detox treatment worldwide; he also specializes in pain medicine, what provides him with the knowledge and expertise critical for treating patients suffering from opioid addiction.
Waismann Method Rapid Detox Center
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- Financing is Available
- Medicare is not Accepted
- Medicaid is not Accepted
Waismann Method Opioid Addiction Treatment Specialists, has been the leading Rapid Detox Center since 1998. Although the center is world renowned for providing the best anesthesia-assisted rapid detoxification, other medical opioid detox methods are also available. Rapid Detox treatment is performed by a Quadrupled Board-Certified MD with 20 years experience in accelerated opioid detoxification. Patients are admitted to a private room of a full service, accredited hospital for a few days, followed by a few more days at our exclusive recovery retreat.
Waismann Method Rapid Detox Center Reviews and Ratings Details
The following is based on a combination of Surveys of Alumni, Staff, Loved Ones, and Reviews and Ratings from around the web.
Reviews at a Glance
My son came back from California two months ago after completing the Waismann Detox and Domus Retreat. He is absolutely thriving! Our family has been blessed in finding this program.
Can you do this for people who have been clean for over 15 years but still on 140 mlg I have a lot of health issues and most of them are due to methadone I really want to be free\
When you talk about drug detox, especially rapid detox or medical opiate treatment I don't think you will find a better place that the Waismann Method. From everything the patients tell us, this place...
My wife just came back from the Waismann and Domus Retreat after a 10 days stay. She is doing wonderful and her therapist is helping us find a psychologist in our area so she can progress in her recov...
Best treatment ro get off painkillers and get back to life.
Absolutely the best drug treatment program in the Is if not the world. Ii feel like other types of rehabs are almost archaic after being at the Waisman Detox
Just flew from rhe other side of the world to California to take my daughter to rapid detox woth the Waismann treatment. Although they had one right here in Europe with a similar name , it was not the...
Finally a real treatment that works! These people should train every hospital in this country and we would not be in this crisis! Thank you everybody at the Waismann treatment. Thank you for putting s...
What all treatment hopefully will be like in the near future. Saved my son from the gris of heroin addiction. Don't let people tell you that rapid detox is dangerous, I spent years scared of the only ...
I travel with my husband to California from the other side of the world because i heard ot was the best treatment for opiate painkillers in the world. It was definetly worth the trip and long hours o...
MY WIFE JUST FINISHED THE PROGRAM AND I CANT SAY ENOUGH THINGS ABOUT IT. SHE HAS BEEN A CHRONIC PAIN PATIENT FOR A DECADE AND DUE TO ALL THE NEW RESTRICTIONS, SHE HAD TO LOOK FOR A DRUG TREATMENT. ...
From A to Z just the best drug treatment out there. Finally a place where you are guided by professionals and not former patients. Also a treatment center where you are treated as a person and nobody ...
Ive worked with Waismann for 1.q years. The Waismann philosophy is to understand and take care of the needs of each individual patient - The staff are warm, respectful and professional. It’s been a ...
My cousin was there and said it was great!
As a drug treatment it does not get much bettter!!
I delayed taking my son that had a heroin addiction because my sister had such a horrible experience at a Michigan tapid detox center. I can tell you that is not even the same procedure. The Waismann ...
I will be forever grateful the my these people. I have other of my sons back and today is the 2nd year anniversary of their children. They are both working and one even ran the marathon this year. For...
I’m back home already, they day I got to the Domos house (Friday) I ran 1/2 mile on the treadmill, then Saturday I ran a mile so I knew I was ready to go. It was great there, I wish I could have spe...
Waismann Method is the future now, a Total game changer. I had triple back fusion and was on opiates for 8 years. I was experiencing opiate addiction pain, living in a downward spiral. The staff consi...
WAISMANN is the best treatment if you have an opiate addiction, is that simple. Well worth every cent. After 20’years doing rapid detox, they know what they are doing and Domus, I have no words. J...
Just incredibly great. From th hospital to the retreat,I could not ask for more.Life savers.
They handle all of their patients with the utmost care and make each patient a priority.
From screening to discharge, the Waismann Method/Domus Retreat takes into account the individual needs of each client, individually.
They are very professional very caring . Best of the best! Nurses are caring the doctor is very knowledgeable and great bedside manner. Staff is very compassionate and do not judge.
As a medical opioid detox treatment, there is nothing of its kind. They are known for being the best rapid detox center for over 20 years, but they also have a number of other opioid addiction treatme...
Let me start by saying that the Waismann Method is the best possible rapid detox treatment out there and gave us our family back. My brother couldn’t kick his addiction on his own and it was tearing...
For heroin addiction this is the place to go. The rapid detox is good but how you feel in a couple of days is the real miracle. That creepy crawling feeling is gone. This Weismann rapid detox is reall...
If I could give 100 stars I would.it saved a loved ones life. Not just the rapid detox was such a wonderful treatment for his heroin addiction, all the tests performed at the hospital let us know exis...
I am not sure why everyone don't go through detox with the WAismann treatment. Actually I don't understand why all opioid treatments don't follow their protocol. Between the detox, DOMUS house and the...
My step son was there after 6 miserable years of drug rehabs for heroin addiction. Once I took him to California and met the doctors at the hospital, I knew this was another level of drug treatment. T...
I have been stuck on opiates for 12 years almost. I am 28 years old I finally hit my breaking point I couldn\'t take it anymore. I was suck on Percocet from my wisdom teeth being pulled out from 16 ye...
Just finished the Waisman detox in California. They are the best rapid detox center out there. I spent 10 grand in a dump In Michigan that almost killed me . I was so sick for weeks. Hey people don\'t...
I am a pain patient in my 60s that has gone through numerous surgeries and found myself addicted to painkillers. I had been to an exclusive rehab where I felt ashamed, judged, and not cared about. I ...
The Waismann treatment is almost a miracle.The whole process from the hospital to Domus is outstanding. My son was there after numerous treatments for heroin addiction. If all drug treatments could fo...
My son went to Waismann Method for opiate dependency. He was treated as a patient, not a drug addict, and was successfully treated with their medical detox, in addition to time at their aftercare fac...
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Some facilities have an addiction treatment protocol that all patients or clients are expected to follow, while others customize or individualize treatment based on a person’s unique needs and circumstances. Factors that may affect treatment decisions include age, lifestyle, medical conditions, type of drug, religious beliefs, etc.
Though not all rehab facilities offer “medical detoxification,” all people with an addiction to drugs or alcohol will experience intense physical and emotional changes and discomfort as their bodies react to withdrawal of the addictive substance. Many people use the term “detox” to refer to the period of time (ranging from a few days to a week) when the body is reacting to an addict’s decision to stop using.
Michael Lowenstein, M.D. - Medical Director
Clare Wasimann, CAODC - Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Councelor
The idea that people chose to use drugs because of moral failings, has maintained its victims scorned, punished and discriminated by society. The stigmatization and ignorance that surrounds substance abuse and mental illness, have been extraordinarily harmful and often lethal to its victims. To effectively treat someone, We need to see the whole individual in front of us and not just the moment they are in.
This Center is Known For...
- Rapid Detox is offered in a Full Service Private Accredited Hospital with multiple medical specialists avaialble for assistance and consultations.
- Our medical director Dr. Michael H. Lowenstein, is Quadrupled Board-Certified and has 20 years experience performing anesthesia assisted rapid detox.
- Thousand of patients from around the globe succefully treated for opioid addiction.
- Yes Detox Services
- No Behavioral Disorder Treatment
- No Dual-Diagnosis Treatment
- No Outpatient Services
- No Sober Living Home
- No Day School
- Yes Private Rooms
- No Pet Friendly
- No Exceptionally LGBT Friendly
- No Men Only
- No Women Only
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