Our Founder and Medical Director, Dr. Nirala Jacobi, BHSc, ND (USA) graduated from Bastyr University in 1998 with a doctorate in naturopathic medicine. She practiced as a primary care physician in Montana for 7 years before arriving in Australia and is still a licensed physician in the US. Dr Jacobi is considered one of Australia’s leading experts in the natural treatment of small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), a common cause of IBS.
She is a national and international speaker on this topic and her annual SIBO updates as well as SIBO Master Classes are popular and well attended. Dr Jacobi is the medical director of SIBOtest, an online testing service, and also has a busy practice in northern New South Wales.
Dr Jacobi has lectured internationally to both lay and professional audiences.