Prof. Dr. med. Philip Hilgard
Prof. Hilgard specializes in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract (Gastroenterology), the liver (Hepatology) and the pancreas. In his work he combines a holistic approach (for example in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome) with state-of-the-art diagnostics and the latest treatment methods. Prof. Hilgard can also draw as needed on the infrastructure and further specialists at the German Cancer Society-certified clinics for colorectal and pancreatic cancer at the Evangelisches Krankenhaus in Mülheim/Ruhr, where he is chief physician at the Clinic for General Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Prof. Hilgard is a member of various national and international professional societies, including the DGVS (German Society for Digestive and Metabolic Diseases) and the AASLD (American Association for the Study of Liver Disease). He is the author of numerous medical publications and conference articles, and is also active as a reviewer.