Visceral Osteopathy:  The Peritoneal Organs

Jérôme Helsmoortel, Thomas Hirth, Peter Levin (geb. Wührl)

Eastland Press, Seattle 2010




" This book will become the new standard by which all other books on the subject will be evaluated."

Books and Bones

"A formidable body of work from both a conceptual and practical perspective and expands the scope of visceral osteopathy beyond the current Francophone model. … A significant contribution to the development of visceral osteopathy."

International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine

"This new book on visceral osteopathy provides a broad description and explanation with new ideas and insights into this developing subject. Concise and clear explanations are given to describe previous and new theories, based on the most up-to-date research material."

Daryl Herbert, D.O. (U.K.), Senior Lecturer in Osteopathic Manipulation Techniques at the British School of Osteopathy



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Theories of osteopathic reasoning and acting


Theorien osteopathischen Denkens und Handelns.


with Torsten Liem and Peter Sommerfeld

Hippokrates Verlag, Stuttgart, 2008.


Textbook on Visceral Osteopathy


Lehrbuch der viszeralen Osteopathie


with Jérôme Helsmoortel and Thomas Hirth,

Thieme Verlag, Stuttgart, New York 2002.