Leon Chaitow, D.O., N.D.

Leon Chaitow is a practicing osteopath, naturopath, and acupuncturist who has served as director of postgraduate studies at the British Naturopathic and Osteopathic College and as consulting editor to the Journal of Alternative Medicine. He is the author of several books on health and alternative medicine for both lay and professional readers including The Acupuncture Treatment of Pain, Amino Acids in Therapy, and Candida Albicans. He also lectures internationally.

Books By Leon Chaitow, D.O., N.D.

  1. The Acupuncture Treatment of Pain

    The Acupuncture Treatment of Pain

    By Leon Chaitow, D.O., N.D.

    Here are safe and effective drug-free methods of pain control for use by those in the healing professions. Includes treatment for chemical dependency.
  2. Soft-Tissue Manipulation

    Soft-Tissue Manipulation

    By Leon Chaitow, D.O., N.D.

    As techniques of physiotherapy have evolved and distinctions between methodologies have blurred, greater emphasis has been placed on Soft-Tissue Manipulation. Dr. Chaitow provides practitioners and students with up-to-date and complete information on the varieties of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. Revised and expanded, this is a complete and indispensable textbook for students and therapists of all schools.

  3. Amino Acids in Therapy

    Amino Acids in Therapy

    By Leon Chaitow, D.O., N.D.

    Directed primarily to the health professional, this book covers all aspects of amino acid therapy and discusses conditions that respond particularly well to this treatment.
  4. Candida Albicans

    Candida Albicans

    By Leon Chaitow, D.O., N.D.

    Today’s all-too-common sugar-rich diet along with widespread use of antibiotics, antacids, contraceptive pills, and steroids can lead to a proliferation of this parasitic yeast within the body. Dr. Leon Chaitow explains how to recognize if yeast is your problem and offers a 10-point program to control Candida naturally with enzymes and herbs.