Peter Whorwell, MD PhD, is Professor of Medicine and Gastroenterology at the University of Manchester. His unit undertakes research into functional gastrointestinal disorders as well as receiving referrals of complex cases from all over the United Kingdom. He personally sees approximately 600
new patients every year and has over 380 publications in a variety of books and peer-reviewed journals.
He has also published a book for sufferers from Irritable bowel syndrome called ‘Take control of your IBS’. The unit has been successfully offering hypnotherapy to aid the treatment of these disorders for over thirty years.