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Metal allergy testing

Exposure to metals in dental fillings and implants, joint prostheses, pacemakers, environmental pollutants and jewellery can lead to health problems in susceptible individuals.

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Lyme disease testing

MELISA improves laboratory diagnosis by confirming active disease in patients with clinical symptoms of Lyme.

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Missed the Conference? The video of the event will be available soon. Systemic Effects of Metal Exposure in Clinical Practice: Protecting Patients and Optimising Outcomes

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Download our brochures on various topics such as metal allergy in orthopaedics or metal allergy and titanium implants.

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December 4, 2018

MELISA – BSEM Conference

Thank you to everyone who found the time to attend, it was wonderful to meet new collaborators and researchers and to see old friends. If

October 10, 2018

Conference Hotel Discount

If you’re joining at at the upcoming conference you can use this link to book accomodation at a discounted rate at the Meliá White House NW1

June 27, 2018

Exhibitor Information

Systemic Effects of Metal Exposure in Clinical Practice: Protecting Patients and Optimising Outcomes Exhibitor Information Please note that access for exhibitors is now from 07:30

June 22, 2018

Summer newsletter

We discuss an article that found a connection between metal allergy and alopecia, and others that highlight why testing for metal allergy before receiving an

June 11, 2018

Autoimmune disease and metal allergy

IAOMT has written a comprehensive review of the link between autoimmune disease and metal exposure. The article features research from the late Prof. Stejskal who chronicled

March 7, 2018

MELISA conference November 16th 2018

Together with the British Society of Ecological Medicine, we are organising a conference in memory of Prof Vera Stejskal:  Systemic Effects of Metal Exposure in Clinical Practice:

March 7, 2018

Winter newsletter

In our Winter newsletter, we look at inadequate medical device regulation and how it may jeopardize patient safety; we also highlight how metal allergy screening

October 19, 2017

MELISA Autumn Newsletter

Our Autumn newsletter highlights fascinating research: such as new developments in nanotechnology. Showing promise with its potential use for the diagnosis and treatment of a variety

October 13, 2017

In memoriam Vera Stejskal, inventor of MELISA testing

Dr Vera Stejskal, inventor of MELISA testing, has passed away after a brief period of illness. A pioneer in the field of immunotoxicology, her groundbreaking

September 7, 2017

Hypersensitivity to implantable cardiac devices

This study aims to evaluate whether patients with late complications of pacemakers or implantable cardioverter-defibrillators have hypersensitivity reactions to some of the materials used in generators

  • “MELISA is a fundamental cornerstone of my practice."

    Dr Mary Ellen Chalmers, DMD

    Functional Medicine Based Dentistry, Santa Rosa, CA, USA

  • “I have many patients that are interested in this type of testing associated with implants. Thank you for the great work you have done.”

    Dr Scott Schroeder, Podiatric Physician and Surgeon

    Foot & Ankle Center, Wenatchee, WA, USA

  • “A type IV metal allergy is often overlooked as a culprit in many of today's chronic illnesses. MELISA testing gives targeted information on what needs to be avoided. Many patients get their life back with this information instead of remaining chronically ill for the rest of their days.”

    Dr Toril Jelter MD, General Practitioner & Pediatrician

    Mount Diablo Integrated Wellness Center, Walnut Creek, CA, USA

  • “Working in holistic dentistry I use an integrated approach and treat the patient as a whole, focusing on the dental need in the larger context of the person’s overall well-being. MELISA provides me with invaluable information for the most suitable materials to be used.”

    Dr Goran D. Stojanovic, Dental Surgeon

    The Ella Clinic, London, UK