Duncan Tooley Pain Hypnotist

"Hypnosis takes the edge off and makes patients feel better. With some, it's dramatic. It works so well they don't need pain medicine at all . . . Hypnosis is an astonishingly powerful pain reliever . . . that seems to be useful for virtually every clinical pain problem imaginable." --Dr. David Patterson, MD, University of Washington Harbor View Burn Center

PAIN doctors

PAIN Doctors

 What doctors say about being pain-free:

“Pain control techniques using hypnosis are simple, effective, easy to learn and applicable to most cancer patients in pain.” — Dr. Bernie Siegel, MD, Stanford Cancer Center

We believe that a second degree burn can often be kept from going third degree if hypnosis is used soon after the injury.” — Dr. Dabney Ewin, MD, Tulane University School of Medicine

“Doctors at Mount Sinai School of Medicine (NY) found that patients having breast cancer surgery who used hypnosis required lass anesthesia, exited surgery quicker, and had less pain, nausea and fatigue afterward.” — Journal of the national Cancer institute

“Dr. Andrew Weil has recommended hypnotherapy to help ease chronic pain, lessen the side effects of chemotherapy, alleviate symptoms of autoimmune disease, and counteract anxiety and sleep disorders.” — DrWeil.com

“Hypnotherapy can be an effective method for coping with stress and anxiety. In particular, hypnosis can reduce stress and anxiety before a medical procedure, such as a breast biopsy. . .  Hypnosis may be beneficial for pain associated with cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, fibromyalgia, temporomandibular joint problems, dental procedures and headaches.” — MayoClinic.org