Research and development

The solid expertise and wide experience behind our products guarantee their safety. AMOA products are available exclusively in pharmacies in Finland, further proof of their safety and quality.

The products are based on thorough research and medical knowledge. AMOA works in close collaboration with physicians, sex therapists and physiotherapists.

Expertise from every angle

Leena Väisälä

Leena Väisälä, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, clinical sexologist authorised by the Nordic Association for Clinical Sexology (NACS). She also holds a special qualification in sexual medicine within the EU. She is the Chair of the Finnish Association for Sexology (2016).

Leena Väisälä has lectured widely throughout Finland on sexology and contraception. She is one of the editors of a textbook on sexology published by the Finnish Medical Society Duodecim and the author of several articles for Finnish medical publications. She has also been frequently interviewed for magazines and television on sexuality and contraception.

Anneli Kivijärvi

Anneli Kivijärvi, MD, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, clinical sexologist. She is the Chief Physician at the Turku Contraceptive Clinic and has a private practice in the Eloni Medical Center.

She has published several articles in international and Finnish medical publications on contraception, infections and sexology. She is one of the authors of both the Finnish and English editions of the doctor’s handbook published by Duodecim. She has also written a book entitled “100 questions about women and sex” (in Finnish) (Kirjastudio, 2005, Helsinki) and made several training videos on topics such as gynaecological examination and the sexual health of young men. She has given interviews to dozens of newspapers and magazines as well as on television and radio. She is also a popular lecturer and trainer.