The Homer News: Oxygen Therapy Being Used to Treat a Variety of Medical Issues

Patrick Huffman, ND (’98), makes news in Alaska with his treatment of oxygen therapy for patients, “Oxygen therapy being used to treat a variety of medical issues.” Oxygen therapy is used more extensively in Europe than the U.S., he says. His low-pressure hyperbaric oxygen tank, nicknamed R2-D2, is reported to have beneficial and far-reaching effects for patients with brain injuries and multiple sclerosis.