• Hyperbaric Oxygen Institute, Who We Are

    The Hyperbaric Oxygen Institute is backed not only by scientific research, but medical authority. Located at the Center for New Medicine, in Irvine, CA. We are close in proximity to the Orange County Airport, the beaches, and a relatively short distance anywhere from Los Angeles to Newport Beach to San Diego. We treat not only […]

  • Holy Family Institute

    We, along with the Holy Family Institute, and the Richard A. Neubauer Research Institute are joining our friends at the Friends of the Trinitarians in collecting toys, blankets and tarps for their annual drive. The Friends, help support the Sisters in their ministries and outreach to the poor and underserved both in Mexico and the […]

  • National Skin Month

    Perhaps in preparation for the harsh winter months ahead, November is officially designated as National Healthy Skin Month in the US. All month long, people are encouraged to learn about the functions of skin and how to keep it healthy. In Southern California, we are pretty lucky, to have to remember the SPF all year […]

  • Thanksgiving

    It’s that weird time of year. Somewhere along the way Halloween became the unofficial start of the Holiday season. So now, you have the annual battle of the Christmas Purists and the people who want to start singing Christmas carols in November. We are three days away from Thanksgiving. For most people, a time to […]

  • Men’s Health Awareness Month

    Prostate Cancer and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Cancer begins when cells in the body begin to grow out of control. Cells in nearly any part of the body can become cancer cells, and can spread to other areas of the body. Prostate cancer begins when cells in the prostate gland start to grow uncontrollably. The prostate […]

  • National Stress Awareness Day

    Stress We often hear from our friends and family, or hear ourselves indicate just how stressed we are, on a daily basis. Stress is actually a very common emotional response that most people do experience. While stress affects everyone differently, it largely depends upon how we are able to deal with the stress when we […]

  • Healing after Injury

    Oxygen at pressures above atmospheric (hyperbaric) is used as a therapy to treat injuries whether from sports, car bike or other causes, from acute injury to muscle contusions and ankle sprains. It is also used in treatment of joint, ligament, and tendon injuries with the main aim of reducing recovery time. Oxygen is essential to […]

  • Graft Vs. Host Syndrome

    What is graft versus host disease? Graft versus host disease (GvHD) is a condition that might occur after an allogeneic transplant . In GvHD, the donated bone marrow or peripheral blood stem cells view the recipient’s body as foreign, and the donated cells/bone marrow attack the body. There are two forms of GvHD: Acute graft […]

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a debilitating condition marked by persistent exhaustion that isn’t caused by physical exertion, and doesn’t go away with sleep or rest. CFS is also known as ME, which stands for myalgic encephalomyelitis. The condition comes with countless other symptoms, including: Neurological/Cognitive Symptoms Post-Exertional Malaise and Fatigue Autonomic Manifestations Neuroendocrine Manifestations […]

  • Broken Bones

    Bones are complex tissues, and bone growth and healing are multifaceted processes. Doctors face a number of challenges when trying to treat bone fractures because of these complexities and internal and external factors that interfere with them. However, scientific research and day-to-day clinical experience have demonstrated the efficacy of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) to help […]