In this interview with Dr Nirala Jacobi, Dr Will Bulsiewicz discusses the science and impact of dietary modifications on complex and multi-layered health conditions associated with gastrointestinal issues, fatigue, anxiety, weight gain and more. Find out the latest on the microbiome, diet and treatment strategies in this two-part podcast.

Part 1

What you’ll learn in this podcast:

  1. The primary predictor of microbiome disease
  2. The connection between food sensitivities and the microbiome
  3. How to resolve bloating and other digestive issues when eating fibre
  4. How to restore the microbiome without restrictive dieting
  5. How to create an accurate and individualised treatment plan based on digestive symptoms


Part 2

What you’ll learn in this podcast:

  1. The usefulness of prebiotics in the treatment of dysbiosis and SIBO
  2. The latest treatment choices for SIBO
  3. When to choose between elimination and restoration therapies for the microbiome
  4. How to make appropriate dietary choices for histamine intolerance
  5. What to do with patients who cannot tolerate fibre or the FODMAP’s diet


Will Bulsiewicz, MD

Will Bulsiewicz, MD MSCI, is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine. He trained in internal medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and gastroenterology at The University of North Carolina Hospitals. He also earned a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation (MSCI) from Northwestern University and a certificate in nutrition from Cornell University. Dr. Bulsiewicz is board-certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology.

Dr. B has a special interest in nutrition, the gut microbiome and integrative gastroenterology. He enjoys incorporating smoothies, supplements and probiotics into his treatment plans and will frequently recommend books for his patients. In 2016 he started TheGutHealthMD on Instagram as a way to connect with his patients and share his passion for gut health. It has grown into the internets most trusted source for gut health tips and advice and also includes a Facebook page, website and email newsletter.  Dr. B has been profiled in The Post & Courier, Vanderbilt Magazine and The Charleston Regional Business Journal, gives frequent sold out talks on gut health, been featured in Men’s Health, Reader’s Digest, Women’s Health, Shape Magazine and numerous podcasts.