Phoenix Wellness Services is the result of Mark Rojek’s odyssey beginning in 1970. Some influential personages who influenced Mr. Rojek included Dick Gregory. Mr. Gregory, a renowned political activist associated with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Mr Gregory was an expert in fasting as a means for healing. Dr. John Christopher was a Master herbalist of Provo, Utah. Dr. Allen J. Bell, a Canadian Chiropractor, Homeopath, Master Herbalist, Naturopath and Master Acupuncturist. Dr. Howard Loomis Jr. the leading authority in the clinical use of plant-based enzymes.
Mr. Rojek began studying acupuncture in 1973 with Dr. Alan J. Bell in Windsor, Ontario, Canada who encouraged him to train in alternative medicine modalities.
Mr. Rojek received a B.S. from Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI in 1978. He traveled to Europe in 1979 and lived in different countries, settling in London, England. He studied Classical Homeopathic Medicine with Dr. Johar, one of the consulting physicians to the British Royal Family. He studied aromatherapy and massage therapy at the Arnould Taylor Institute in London. Mr Rojek was part of an on-going group of health care professionals utilizing practical applications in Applied Kinesiology.
Returning to Chicago, IL he developed a clinical nutrition practice and in 1986 began training in enzyme therapy with Dr. Howard Loomis Jr. He formally studied Traditional Chinese Medicine at The Midwest College of Oriental Medicine. He was certified as an acupuncturist at the International Training Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine. From 1998-1999 he continued training with Dr. Bell in Canada. Dr. Bell passed away in October of 1999.
The Australian magazine, “NEXUS: New Times” published Mr. Rojek’s 3-part article of Enzyme Nutrition Therapy. (Nov/Dec 2003; Jan/Feb 2004; and Mar/APR 2004). He has written for many local Michigan health magazines including CoSozo Living health magazine. His article on enzyme therapy appeared in the Sept/Oct 2010 issue of the “Well Being Journal”. Mr. Rojek is writing a book detailing the importance of enzymes. He has lectured on the value of enzymes at the University of Michigan and Washtenaw Community College. University of Michigan first year medical students attend and observe his consultations with patients. He consults with them on principles of alternative medicine focusing on enzymes and nutrition.
Mark Rojek is an Advanced Loomis Digestive Health Professional. He graduated from the Food Enzyme Institute in Madison, WI. It is the only educational facility teaching enzyme nutrition therapy in the US. The Food Enzyme institute With 32 years clinical experience in enzyme therapy, several doctors refer their most difficult patients and consult with Mr. Rojek for his expertise in enzyme therapy.
Dr. Howard Loomis Jr. lecturing at the Food Enzyme Institute in Madison, WI, 2017