Dr.Thomas Sladek was born and raised in Vienna, Austria. He studied at the prestigious University of Vienna, School of Medicine. He graduated as Dr.med.univ. (M.D.). During his medical studies he developed a keen interest in Acupuncture while working part time in a pain clinic. It was there where he witnessed first hand what astonishing results acupuncture can achieve.
After finishing his postgraduate medical training, he opened a G.P. practice in Vienna. Soon after, he began studying acupuncture and TCM (traditional Chinese medicine). His studies took him to France, Switzerland, Germany and eventually China, where he studied and worked at the TCM University in Nanjing. After years of study and research he was granted the Acupuncture diploma by the Austrian medical Association.
He later moved to England, where he joined a large G.P. practice. He continued his research in Acupuncture and the relatively new field of Auriculotherapy. He also started researching and treating patients with another new method of detoxing called Colon Hydrotherapy. Over the years, he has developed numerous traditional Chinese herbal formulas to treat a variety of illnesses or as a way of preventing/detoxing.
He has treated thousands of patients with Acupuncture, Auriculotherapy, TCM and Colon Hydrotherapy.
He is a member of the Austrian society for controlled acupuncture. He has updated his knowledge in numerous seminars, conferences, workshops and research projects.
In 2007 he moved to Bali, where he opened an Acupuncture/TCM practice in Petitenget, which was later moved to Canggu. He began using Acupuncture and TCM for facial rejuvenation.
Finally in 2015, THE DETOX ROOM was opened in Batu Bolong, providing patients with a permanent and conveniently located treatment center that offers Acupuncture, Auriculotherapy, TCM and Colon Hydrotherapy.