Rancho Bernardo Inn | Friday, Jan. 31st to Sunday, Feb. 2nd, 2020


3rd ISLA USA Conference


(International Society for Medical Laser Applications)

We invite you to join us for the 3rd USA ISLA conference in beautiful bay side San Diego 2020.

We are proud to announce ISLA will be presenting in USA for the 3nd time however this will be our 19th International conference.

Our speakers hold a dedication to excellence in their field. We bring together physicians and scientists with experience in the field of clinical applications and research from many countries.

Not only will you be part of newest developments in Medical Laser Therapy and Photodynamic therapy, in addition to our speaker presentations, you will experience practical hands on workshops for training and applications in the field of Laser Therapy.  

We believe in the advancement of healthcare with an integration of both conventional medicine and integrative therapies.

The field of Laser Therapy is gaining worldwide attention for the progressive and innovative protocols and clinical results obtained.

Topic Areas Include:

  • History of Medical Laser Therapy 
  • Interstitial and topical applications of laser therapy 
  • Cellular Mechanisms of IV laser therapy 
  • Photobiomodulation – pharmaceuticals to photoceuticals 
  • Oxidative stress related diseases with laser therapy and stem cells
  • Laser assistance in pain management 
  • Photodynamic therapy and integrated immunology 
  • Regenerative Medicine 
  • Oncology and cancer therapies with PDT 
  • Chronic infection  
  • Wound healing and care 
  • Case studies in the field of PDT and integrative treatments 
  • Photodynamic protocols and advancements in the field of photosensitizers  


About ISLA

The International Society for Medical Laser Applications (ISLA) was founded in Germany in 2005 with the aim to promote research, education and clinical application of Medical Laser Therapy worldwide.

Right now the we are hosting 3 annual international conferences: One in the US, one in Germany and one in Thailand.

Our intention is to promote Laser Therapy as a valid treatment in mainstream medicine by bringing together research on basic cellular mechanisms of light therapy on the one hand and clinical applications and studies on the other hand.

Presidents of ISLA:

  • Michael Weber, MD (Germany)
  • Gerhard Litscher, Ph.D. (Austria)


  • Anouncement and spreading of latest research on laser therapy
  • Education of clinicians worldwide
  • Development of successful protocols for different pathologies
  • Cooperation with different universitis and research organisations


Discounted rate for ISLA Members!
Email [email protected] for information about becoming a member or if you have not received your coupon code!
3-Day Pass (Physician Level)
895.00 USD

$895.00 USD

ISLA Member – $845

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2-Day Pass (Physician Level)
745.00 USD

$745.00 USD

ISLA Member – $695

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3-Day Corporate Pass
2,450.00 USD

$2,450.00 USD

Conference registration for 3 attendees from the same practice

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2-Day Pass (Non-Physician Level)
695.00 USD

$695.00 USD

ISLA Member – $645

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3-Day Pass (Non-Physician Level)
845.00 USD

$845.00 USD

ISLA Member – $795

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1-Day Pass (Introductory Course)
495.00 USD

$495.00 USD

ISLA Member – $445

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Friday, Jan. 31st to Sunday, Feb. 2nd, 2020

Rancho Bernardo Inn

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Reduced group rate – From $189!

Rancho Bernardo Inn is as warm and welcoming as home – but better! Every element, each experience, and all the details have been calculated to perfection. Rancho Bernardo Inn is an amazing backdrop for ISLA USA 2020.

In between conference times, this resort takes pride in having created a place to play, to relax, to unwind, to reconnect, or to enjoy with a group while finding a little time for yourself.

Standard rooms and Suites for ISLA attendees from $189 per night.
Reserver your accommodation:

To book your hotel guest room CLICK HERE or call the hotel at 888.976.4417

Michael Ellenburg

Dr. Ellenburg received his bachelor of arts in biology in 1994. He graduated from the Rollins School Public Health at Emory University with a Masters in Public Health in 1997. In 1997, he started his naturopathic medical education at Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington. In 2001 he graduated from Bastyr with his Naturopathic Medical Doctorate, and again in 2004 with a Masters Degree in Acupunture.

He is running a private practice in Anchorage, Alaska with focus on autoimmune diseases, cancer, cardiovascular disease, environmental medicine, pain management, men and women’s health, oxidative medicine (Ozone, UBI, Hydrogen Peroxide, Vitamin C), preventative medicine, and Low level laser therapy (LLLT).

Bruce Fishman

At the office of Dr. Stem Cell, Bruce Fishman, MD, MPH, FICS, provides regenerative orthopedic care, in Encino, California. He has provided orthopedic care and treatment to the community in Los Angeles for over 25 years.

Dr. Fishman is a graduate of the Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. He graduated with honors, and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society. He is also a graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, where he earned his Master of Public Health degree. He received his orthopedic surgical training at the Henry Ford Hospital Medical Center in Detroit.

Dr. Fishman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery under the auspices of the American Academy of Neurologic and Orthopedic Surgeons. He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Preventive Medicine, a fellow of the International College of Surgeons, and a fellow of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians. He is a California State licensed X-ray and fluoroscopy supervisor and operator by the Department of Health.

Dr. Fishman is a member of several medical societies, including the California Orthopedic Association, the International Spinal Injection Society, the American College of Sports Medicine, the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and the California Society of Industrial Medicine and Surgery. He is also an affiliate of the Cell Surgical Network and their institutional review board where he provides stem cell treatment for musculoskeletal injuries and diseases.

Dr. Fishman has received multiple awards, including the distinction in medicine award for 25 years of medical service to the community, awarded by the Wayne State University School of Medicine. He was chosen for recognition, and included in the Guide to America’s Top Orthopedists by the Consumer Research Council of America. He is a frequent lecturer to groups and organizations on the medical apportionment of orthopedic permanent disability injuries.

Dr. Fishman is on staff at the Sherman Oaks Hospital and Health Center in the Departments of Surgery and Medicine. He also provides interventional services at the Regency Ambulatory Surgery Center in the San Fernando Valley.

Michael Weber

Michael Weber has been working as a medical doctor in Germany for more than 20 years. Today he manages three medical centers for general and internal medicine, pain therapy, regenerative therapies (PRP, stem cells) and photodynamic tumor therapy.

Besides his medical degrees, he holds a diploma in biochemistry, which made a decisive contribution to the research and development of the new laser technology.

As president of the International Society for Medical Laser Applications (ISLA) and co-editor of several international medical journals, his focus is on research and publication of the new methods. For this purpose, he collaborates with numerous international institutions and universities.

The patented “Weberneedle”™ technology, which was developed by Dr. Weber himself, allows us to apply highly focused and efficient lasers of different wavelengths for the benefit of our patients’ health.