About Immunotherapy Institute
Why Choose Immunotherapy Institute?
The Immunotherapy Institute is diligent in its research and selects the best alternative cancer treatment programs. They are confident that their patients will thrive at Immunotherapy Institute because of the depth of their staff’s experience, professionalism, and compassion.
We can Assist When No one else can
The team has spent many years creating the best natural treatments for cancer. Because they are able to apply proven and non-conventional treatments that are not available anywhere else, stage IV cancers are the clinics’ specialty. Patients are protected from radiation and chemotherapy side effects by using the immune system. The Institute’s doctors are true pioneers and are available to patients who have been told that they are not able to receive treatment.
We are a Technologically-Advanced Medical Facility.
The clinic uses top-notch technology that one won’t find anywhere else in Tijuana. They make use of unique advanced technology one can only get at this center. It is fully customizable to meet their needs and those of their patients. Multi-disciplinary expertise allows them to identify the best technologies for whole-patient healing.
Our Doctors are World-Class.
The clinic is the only holistic treatment center in Tijuana that has a board-certified, certified oncologist on staff. All of their doctors are also leaders in their fields. The Institute is home to many innovators who have revolutionized cancer treatment in the last few decades. Many of the doctors were educated abroad and have completed fellowships at renowned universities such as Stanford University, Yale University, and the University of California in San Diego (UCSD).
The Institute is not like other cancer treatment programs in the US. They are always trying to improve their processes and increase efficiency to reduce our costs. This allows them to pass savings on to their patients. The clinic is located in Tijuana and has significantly lower overhead costs. Patients are often shocked to discover that the Institute offers an affordable alternative to cancer treatment. As an added benefit, they work with an independent patient advocacy organization that assists their patients in recovering some of their costs from private insurance.
Backed by an internationally-recognized Hospital
The Institute is backed by an internationally-recognized hospital – Angeles Hospital, which is part of Mexico’s largest private hospital network. All the facilities and services available at major hospitals are available to their hospice and emergency patients, including 24-hour inpatient care and accreditation of staff and facilities.
Take a Look
Meet Medical Director: Dr. Ariel Perez Carbajal
Medical director: Dr. Ariel Perez Carbajal
Director of Functional Medicine
Dr Perez is a functional/integrative physician, specializing in the treatment of chronic illnesses. He graduated from Baja California’s State University U.B.C. as a General Practitioner. Additional training and certification followed at the Institute for Functional Medicine, where he finished at the top of his class. His studies also include orthomolecular medicine, cellular nutrition, hyperthermia, hyperbaric chamber, ozone treatment, bioenergetics, exercise, and applied kinesiology.
Dr. Perez has developed many functional medicine programs for hospitals, where he normally also takes on the role of department head of functional medicine services.
“My mission is to improve patient outcomes through prevention, early assessment, and comprehensive management of complex, chronic disease by identifying and healing the underlying clinical imbalances of chronic disease, creating momentum towards health.”
Degrees & Professional Affiliations
•Graduate, Baja California State University, U.B.C.
•Member, National Board of General Practitioners
•Member, Tijuana association of GPs
•Certified in Functional Medicine by the Institute for Functional Medicine ( ACCME®)
•Certified in Bioenergetics by the Vega academy Germany
•Certified in Hyperthermia by the Heckel Academy Germany
•Certified in Medical Ozone Therapy by the Medical Society for Ozone
•Certified on applied Kinesiology by the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara
Alejandro Martinez Nava, Clinical Oncologist
Dr. Alfonso Martinez, Lead Treating Physician
Dr. Andres Meraz, Treating Physician
Cesar Amescua, Pain Management Specialist
Dr. Jose Guadalupe Rios, Hematologist / Clinical Internist
Nancy Miranda, Onco-rehab, physiotherapist
Anette Solorio, Clinical Nutritionist
Cynthia Sanchez, Head Nurse
Luis Chavez, Nurse
Yessenia Jaquez, Patient coordinator
Gabriela Rodriguez, Lead Case Manager
Cintly Zabicky, Follow Up Coordinator