As medical director of the Waismann Method®
treatment for opiate dependence, Dr. Michael H. Lowenstein oversees and administers the rapid detoxification treatment. He has been performing the Waismann Method for nearly 20 years and has helped countless patients overcome their opiate dependence.
In addition to his work with the Waismann Method, Dr. Lowenstein heads a comprehensive pain management clinic in Southern California. He has earned Board Certification from the American Board of Anesthesiology, the American Board of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Addiction Medicine. Most recently, Dr. Lowenstein completed a fellowship and earned board certification in Anti-aging, Regenerative and Functional Medicine.
Dr. Lowenstein is a renowned expert in the field of pain management. He is widely sought-after due to his ability to connect with patients and recognize their needs, as well as his comprehensive approach to detoxification. Throughout treatment, Dr. Lowenstein understands his patients’ desire to feel better and comfortable in their own bodies, whether the cause of discomfort is the result of chronic pain, emotional or mental issues, functional imbalances in the body or very often a combination of factors. His approach to these issues starts with administering safe and humane medical detoxification followed by addressing improvements in physical and emotional function to achieve health and balance. This usually includes exercise, improved diet, positive lifestyle changes, normalizing sleep and more. Dr. Lowenstein’s desire to help patients make appropriate choices for their physical, mental and emotional health and restore proper function to their bodies, has lead him to be a leader in the field of opiate detoxification and pain management.
Dr. Lowenstein is a graduate of the Loma Linda University School of Medicine, the University of California, Berkeley and the University of California, Irvine. He enjoys yoga, meditation, Pilates, rowing and beach volleyball.