About Hester Ladewig

Natural Medicine & Health

Hester is a natural medicine and health practitioner, qualified and registered as a Naturopathic Doctor in Switzerland and Germany (Heilpraktikerin/Naturärztin) and registered as an Ethno-Medical Practitioner in South Africa.

She has extensive experience in South Africa, Germany and Switzerland and has been working in the field of natural medicine since 2000, including 7 years spent working and completing further studies in Germany and Switzerland.

In Switzerland, she spent 3 years as part of the team of medical doctors of Paracelsus Klinik Lustmühle.  She also had her own practice in Zurich.

She currently mainly consults from her practice in Melkbosstrand, Cape Town, South Africa.

Hester still travels to Switzerland from time to time to consult with patients there.



Hester Ladewig

Hester’s main areas of interest include individual biochemical profiles obtained via:

  • Lab testing (Blood tests, DNA tests, Hair Mineral Analysis and more)
  • Dark field microscopy

To provide the appropriate health solutions she utilises:

  • Orthomolecular medicine
  • Phytotherapy
  • Myoreflex therapy
  • Nutrition

She assists people with a great variety of disease conditions, including the following:

Fertility Metabolic syndrome
Impaired fat metabolism (Cholesterol, etc.) Impaired sugar metabolism
Diabetes Chronic pain
Fibromyalgia syndrome Allergies
Liver disease ADHD
Hormonal disorders Migraine headaches
Digestive problems Recurring infections
Bladder infections Vaginal Candida/Thrush
Ear infections Sinusitis
Thyroid imbalances Osteoporosis
Frequent tummy bugs