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Julia Pilz


Julia Pilz.jpg Julia Pilz, MD (ECFMG)


She has been working as a doctor since 2004 and can look back on extensive work experience. Until 2003 she worked in the USA at Children’s Hospital in California in pediatric cardiology and pediatric oncology as well as at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York in anesthesia and emergency medicine. 


She was Senior Physician for Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology at the SRO Hospital in Langenthal and Senior Physician at the University Hospital Basel until 2015.


Foundation of the AMB-Arztpraxis MagenDarm Basel AG in 2015 and the MagenDarm Aarau practice in 2019. 

Julia Pilz speaks German, French, English and Italian. She has many years of experience and in-depth knowledge in all endoscopic examinations and in the long-term support of difficult questions in chronic inflammatory bowel diseases as well as complex gastroenterological and hepatological diseases.

Publications (Selection)




Plauth M., Pilz J. und weitere

Ernährungsmedizin in der Gastroenterologie




Greuter T., Vavricka SR., Biedermann L., Pilz J., Borovicka J., Seibold F., Sauter B., Rogler G.

Alicaforsen, an Antisense Inhibitor of Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1, in the Treatment for Left-Sided Ulcerative Colitis and Ulcerative Proctitis. 2017 Dec 5.



Loetscher S, Pilz JB, Netzer P.

Ectopic Tissue in the Stomach Wall Harbors Stunning Diagnosis. Gastroenterol. 2016 Jan; 150(1):e3-4.





Spada C, Hassan C, Marmo R, Petruzziello L, Riccioni ME, Zullo A, Cesaro P, Pilz J, Costamagna G.

Meta analysis shows Colon Capsule Endoscopy is effective in detecting Colorectal polyps. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Jun; 8(6):516-22. Epub Mar 6.


Pilz JB, Portmann S, Peter S, Beglinger C, Degen L.

Colon Capsule Endoscopy compared to Conventional Colonoscopy under routine screening conditions. BMJ Gastroenterol. 2010 Jun 18, 1 (1):66.


Pilz JB, Sperschneider T, Lutz T, Loosli B, Maurer CA.

Littoral cell angioma in main and accessory intrapancreatic spleen, presenting as splenic rupture. American Journal of Surgery. 2010 Apr 19 (epub).





Pilz JB, Portmann D, Bayerl C, Wildi SM.

Insulinoma. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2008; 6(12): e43.





Pilz JB, Tsakiris DA.

Relevance of hereditary thrombophilia in tumor patients with thrombosis: a challenge in anticoagulation strategy. Swiss Medical Forum, 2008; 8(43): 826-828.

Presentations (Selection)


23. November 2017, 2. Bad Ragazer Symposion


Das intestinale Mikrobiom – praktische Anwendung

Dr. med. Julia Pilz

18. Juni 2015, Bethesdaspital 


Nahrungsmittelintoleranzen- Allergien, Intoleranzen und das intestinale Mikrobiom

Dr. med. Julia Pilz


Julia B. Pilz Co-Autor

Swiss Essentials in Gastroenterolgy, 5. & 6. Edition

Julia B. Pilz

Schriftenreihe Infektiologie; Arzneimittelempfindlichkeit von Plasmodium Falciparum in Thailand und pharmakodynamische Interaktion von Malariamitteln in vitro


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