Chelation therapy has been utilized in the removal of heavy metals such as lead, arsenic and mercury since before WWI. Over the years it has been modified to increase efficacy and improve safety. Chelation need has grown due to the ever growing toxic environment in which we live.
Illness related to heavy metal toxicity:
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Confusion, Fatigue & Irritability
- Skin Disorder
Evaluation for heavy metal exposure or chelation therapy generally requires an hour office visit to obtain the proper information for treatment. This includes a review of your medical history,environmental exposures, living and work conditions and dietary habits. If chelation therapy has been initiated at another location, continuation of treatment will be considered after a review of medical history and supportive laboratory testing.