Who we are
Van Uden Center, New York City is Dr. Alfonso Van Uden’s work prolongation with more than 25 years and it has a professional specialist work team in the alternative medicine field. Its beginning goes back to the work made by the Dutch knight Mr. Antonio Van Uden, father of the well known doctor, who dedicated more than 50 years of his life in Colombia taking care of the leprosy people and creating the Francisco Van Galen Foundation, for the recuperation of the seriously ill people affected by the Hansen’s bacillus.
After his father passed away, Dr. Alfonso Van Uden created the foundation Antonio Van Uden to favor the classes with more need from his native Colombia. At the same time, he dedicates himself to the research and to the application of the alternative medicine techniques; successfully opening in different places centers specialized in this field, including the opening of the Van Uden Center in New York City to help the Latin community with its health improvement in a natural way.
Dr. Alfonso was awarded by the Congress of the Republic of Colombia with order “Gran Cruz Simón Bolívar” (Great Cross Simón Bolívar). Currently he is dedicated to the instruction into the field of alternative therapies and equally to the personalized care in the different offices created by him in Colombia and in the USA.