Mast Cell Matters Podcast

Welcome to the Mast Cell Matters Podcast with Dr. Tania Dempsey. Each episode is a deep dive on Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS) with a top physician, researcher or other expert who specializes in treating patients with MCAS.

In the show, we take a practical approach to helping doctors and patients better manage MCAS. We cover the symptoms, testing, diagnosis, treatment, challenges, practical strategies, common comorbidities (e.g., POTS, hypermobility spectrum disorders, ME/CFS, autoimmunity, GI dysmotility), latest research findings and clinical pearls.

These episodes are a monthly feature of The POTScast, presented by Standing Up to POTS, a non-profit dedicated to improving life for those with POTS and related chronic illness. Check out our full podcast — with other types of great episodes — at

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Major findings in breast tissue with surgeon Eva Nagy

Check out the original post here with The POTSCAST. Dr. Dempsey interviews breast surgeon Dr. Eva Nagy about her…

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Dr. Dempsey Answers MORE Listener Questions

Check out the original post here with The POTSCAST. Nobody answers your MCAS questions as rapid-fire as Dr. Dempsey!…

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Dr. Kelly McCann’s Functional/Integrative/Environmental Medicine Approach to MCAS

Check out the original post here with The POTSCAST. Dr. Kelly McCann is a leading educator on MCAS and related complex…

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Your vote can raise awareness and funds – with (the very strong) Dr. Tania Dempsey

Check out the original post here with The POTSCAST. Dr. Tania Dempsey shares her passion (and some tips) for…

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Dr. Theo Theoharides on mast cells driving dysautonomia and much more

Check out the original post here with The POTSCAST. Dr. Theoharides is among the world's top mast cell researchers and…

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199: Listener Q&A with Dr. Tania Dempsey — Mast Cell Matters

Check out the original post here with The POTSCAST. Dr. Dempsey answers questions about MCAS and…

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Unraveling Complexity in Chronic Illness with Dr. David Kaufman

Dr. David Kaufman is renowned for working with the most complex patients and for his podcast on Patreon, Unraveled:…

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MCAS & Breast Implant Illness with Breast Surgeon Eva Nagy, MD

Dr. Dempsey interviews Dr. Eva Nagy, a world-renowned breast surgeon experienced in all sorts of breast surgeries, who…

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Mast Cells, Pain and Hypermobility with Dr. Linda Bluestein

MCAS expert Dr. Bluestein is an anesthesiologist and pain specialist focusing on hypermobility and its associated pain…

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Documentary on The Triad with Dr. Leonard Weinstock and Dr. Tania Dempsey

Dr. Weinstock and Dr. Dempsey are spearheading the creation of a documentary about MCAS, POTS, and EDS. Still in the…