Jonathan Collin, MD specializes in preventative medicine, with emphasis on nutrition and wellness. He has two offices in Western Washington. One is in Port Townsend, on the Olympic Peninsula. The other is in Kirkland, on the Seattle side of the Puget Sound.
Certain patients with circulation disorders or toxic metal poisoning are considered for a special treatment known as EDTA Chelation Therapy. The following links offer some basic information on — and personal experiences with — EDTA Chelation Therapy.
Impact of TACT on Conventional Cardiovascular Therapy
by L. Terry Chappell, MD
Chelation Therapy for CAD
by Gervasio A. Lamas, MD, FACC; Ian Ergui, BS; Omar M Issa, DO
Ethylene diamine tetraacetic acid (disodium EDTA or edetate disodium), patented in 1938 by Munz, is a chelating agent capable of binding cationic metallic and nonmetallic ions and mobilizing them from physiological tissue in a process termed chelation. Read more...
Tragedy of the Flint Michigan Contamination
Lead In The Water – Is It Time To Freak-Out?
by John Parks Trowbridge M. D., FACAM
A Timeline for EDTA Chelation Therapy as a Treatment for Vascular Disease
by Terry Chappell, John Trowbridge, and Michael Schachter
NIH Trial Gives Surprising Boost To Chelation Therapy (Offsite link) 2012
With a result that is likely to surprise and baffle much of the mainstream medical community, a large NIH-sponsored trial has turned up the first substantial evidence in support of chelation therapy for patients with coronary disease.
From the Townsend Letter:
Chelation, Heavy Metals, Heart Disease, and Health: An Oral Detoxification Program: Part Two
by Garry Gordon, MD (H)
Full text online publication only
Thirty Years of Progress in Cardiovascular Health
by Michael Gerber, MD, HMD, MD(H)
A comprehensive catalogue of non-toxic therapies for the prevention and reversal of heart disease compiled by a long-experienced practitioner.
by Martin Dayton, DO, MD, MD(h)
A primer on chelation therapy and a look at the revolutionary Trial to Access Chelation Therapy (TACT), a National Institutes of Health-sponsored study.
Interview with Arline Brecher on Chelation Therapy
from Laura Lee's "Conversation for Exploration"
The coauthor, with her husband, of Forty-Something Forever explains the history and scientific basis of chelation therapy for treating cardiovascular disease.
Editorial: Wisconsin State Medical Board Imposes Harsh Sanctions Against Chelation Physician
by Jonathan Collin, MD
From earlier publications and other sources:
Chelation Therapy—An Alternative to Bypass Surgery
Dean Baxter's Speech to the American Academy of Medical Preventics
Editor's Note RE: Chelation Therapy An Alternative to Bypass Surgery
(A Patient's Report by Dean Baxter)
Jonathan Collin, MD
My Experience with EDTA Chelation Therapy
from the New Age Journal article by Judith Glassman
Chelation Therapy and Preventive Medicine
by Ray Evers, MD
What's the Fuss Over Chelation?
by Jonathan Collin, MD
For more information on EDTA Chelation Therapy, please e-mail Dr. Collin or call 360.385.6021
(EDTA is Ethylene Diamine Tetra Acetic Acid)