SIBO Online Course - Dr Siebecker

Become a SIBO expert

This 8 hour online practitioner training course covers everything from the basics to the in-depth pathophysiology and functional assessment of SIBO, presented in an organised, clinically relevant format.

The webinars are available to watch at your convenience until the 15th September 2018. You will also receive electronic hand-outs and Dr Siebecker's supporting materials, including food guides, SIBO algorithm, recipes, etc.

Learn from one of the leading experts in SIBO 

Allison Siebecker, ND, MSOM, LAc, is a respected naturopathic physician who has brought SIBO into the limelight of alternative and complementary medicine. She has specialised in the treatment of SIBO since 2010 and was the co-founder and former medical director of the SIBO Centre for Digestive Health at NUNM Clinic.

Dr Siebecker is passionate about education: she is the Instructor of Advanced Gastroenterology at NUNM, Coordinator of the 2014 and 2015 SIBO Symposiums, GI Health Foundation faculty, teaches continuing education classes for physicians and is the author of the free educational website:
Dr Allison Siebecker

This 8-hour online course is available to watch until 15th September 2018.
It will be on sale until the 31
st August 2018.

CPD: 9 hours (BANT, NNA)

Price: £149.00


"the best online CPD I've ever done" - May 2017 delegate

Once you have embarked on the course, order your discounted SIBO (glucose or lactulose) test to learn the practical elements of the test and report.*

Price £99 (full-price £145)

Offer ends: 15th November 2018

How to order: reply to your welcome email with your choice of test (glucose or lactulose).

*Offer valid for one test only. All subsequent tests will be charged at £145.

Course Overview:

Over time together, we will learn how SIBO symptoms are generated, the role of SIBO in IBS, as well as other diseases, the underlying causes and risk factors of SIBO, and current test interpretation. We will discuss treatment and relapse prevention strategies, including antibiotics, herbal antibiotics, elemental diet, diet, prokinetics and probiotics.

I will also share my treatment algorithm and lots of clinical pearls.

See you there!

Dr Allison Siebecker

Course Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the symptoms, causes and pathophysiology of SIBO
  • To be able to correlate SIBO with established diseases and syndromes
  • Understand and be able to apply diagnosis for SIBO including interpretation of test results
  • Understand and be able to apply treatment approaches for SIBO including diet, antibiotics, herbal antibiotics and elemental diet
  • To understand and be able to apply prevention strategies for SIBO including prokinetics

Class 1

  • Introduction: what is SIBO?

  • Key Diagnostic Indicators

  • Aetiology - underlying causes, risk factors

  • Pathophysiology

  • Disease Associations

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand and be able to describe the symptoms, aetiology and pathophysiology of SIBO and correlate SIBO with established diseases and syndromes.

  • To understand how and why carbohydrates, autoimmunity, impaired motility and mucosal damage contribute to symptoms in SIBO.

Class 2

  • Differential Diagnosis

  • Testing - test options, retesting, test interpretation

  • Treatment Overview

  • Key Treatment Points for Success

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand and be able to accurately diagnose SIBO utilising interpretation of breath test results.

  • Describe the overall treatment approach to SIBO.

Class 3

  • Treatment Part I: Diet

  • Specific Carbohydrate Diet

  • Gut & Psychology Syndrome Diet

  • Low FODMAP Diet

  • SIBO Specific Food Diet

  • Cedars-Sinai Diet

  • Diet Summary

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify key dietary principles for symptomatic relief of SIBO.

  • To understand which diets are used for SIBO and be able to apply them in the clinical setting.

Class 4

  • Treatment Part II: Anti-microbials & Prevention

  • Antibiotics

  • Herbal Antibiotics

  • Elemental Diet

  • Methane

  • Hydrogen Sulfide

  • Treatment Adjuncts

  • Prevention of Relapse

  • Treatment Summary

  • Course Summary

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand which antimicrobial treatments are used for SIBO and be able to prepare an appropriate treatment plan based on the analysis of history, laboratory studies, and differential diagnosis.

  • To understand the prevention of relapse strategies for SIBO including prokinetics, diet and meal spacing and be able to apply them in the clinical setting..

Allison Siebecker is a leading authority on SIBO. As an avid follower of hers already, I have enjoyed her pragmatic approach to the resolution of this condition and the opportunity to hear from her again with the latest updates and research regarding this perplexing condition is compelling.

Tracey Randell, Dip BCNH, CNHC, mBANT, IFM certified.

Tracey Randell