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Oral DMSA Chelation in Clinical Practice

Presented by Dr. Chris Spooner, B.Sc., ND live on May 10, 2012

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In this webinar Dr. Spooner discusses:

  • Important clinical differences between Oral chelation and IV chelation. Advantages and disadvantages of oral chelation over IV
  • Common oral chelating agents, doses, dosing regimens – where to access chelating agents
  • Interpreting results – how are result patterns different for oral versus IV
  • Urine collection: how long to collect after various oral chelating agents


Dr. Spooner's Biography.

In 2003 Dr. Spooner accepted the position of Post Doctoral Fellow in Environmental Medicine at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine Environmental Medicine Center of Excellence under the directorship of Dr. Walter Crinnion. After completing the fellowship in 2005 he continued instructing at SCNM as an Assistant Professor, teaching courses in toxicology, environmental medicine, nutrition and supervising student clinical rotations at the Southwest Naturopathic Medical Center

Dr. Spooner works with individuals suffering from illness associated with environmental toxicity. IV and injection therapies, chelation, botanical medicine, acupuncture, nutritional supplementation and homeopathy are used extensively in his practice.

Currently, Dr. Spooner is in private practice in Vernon BC where he also works hand in hand with Far North Wellness. He as adjunct faculty at three of the five naturopathic colleges in North America and continues to lecture at medical conferences.

Read Dr. Spooner's complete Biography here.