It's OK if you post in an old topic... it moves them to the top and Hank is around enough that he will probably answer you.
Could you see Dr. Waner when he's in Germany? (He does speak English, yes, and I *believe* he is from South Africa, but I may be mistaken)
Could you see a physician in Europe? You might want to try to start a dialogue with our european expert, Dr. Tombris, and see if he can give you any information.