Professor Borody is most famous for his ground-breaking work developing the triple therapy cure for peptic ulcers in 1987, which has saved hundreds of thousands of lives, and the Australian health system more than $10 billion in medical care and operations.
Professor Borody founded the Centre for Digestive Diseases (CDD) in 1984 after a distinguished career with leading hospitals including St Vincent’s in Sydney and the Mayo Clinic in the USA.
He is a world-renowned leader in the clinical microbiota dating back to 1988 when he started performing what is now called Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT).
Professor Borody holds over 150 patents in areas such as; treatment of Helicobacter pylori, Crohn’s disease, bowel lavage, IBS and FMT.
Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT)
As a practicing clinician leading the CDD in Australia, he has overseen over 12,000 FMTs, creating a wealth of proprietary clinical data and insights.
Inflammatory disease and infection
In addition, Dr. Borody has established novel therapies in the gastrointestinal field, including areas such as inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, CDI, parasite infestation, and resistant Helicobacter pylori via a bismuth-based ‘Triple Therapy’.
His knowledge and expertise are sought after by clinicians from around the world. He is a reviewer for leading medical journals including:
- Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology
- World Journal of Gastrointestinal Pharmacology and Therapeutics (Editorial Board)
- American Journal of Gastroenterology
- Digestive Diseases and Sciences Endoscopy
- Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
- Medical Journal of Australia
- Digestive and Liver Diseases
He is also a scientific founder and scientific advisor to a number of biopharma companies company.