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Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

Working Together to Promote Good Nutritional and Digestive Health.

Whether it’s a child with a tummy ache, a sensitive stomach or a young patient with a more serious problem such as chronic bowel disease, liver problems or nutritional health issues, our pediatric gastroenterology team can diagnose and treat the problem with the latest advances in medicine.

As digestive, liver and nutritional health issues in children and adolescents can be very different from those in adults, our gastroenterology team works in a highly collaborative environment that leverages the collective expertise of more than 30 sub-specialties. Working together, these experts in all aspects of your child’s health can bring tremendous experience and knowledge to the case, ensuring that your child receives some of the finest care in the country.

This includes a team of highly respected surgeons who can conduct exacting surgeries utilizing the latest techniques and technologies, including robotic and minimally invasive surgery, which increase the surgeon’s precision while greatly reducing your child’s pain and recovery time.

Some of the diseases that are treated by our pediatric gastroenterology team daily include:

  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)                  
  • Failure to thrive
  • Chronic vomiting
  • Acute and chronic abdominal pain
  • Chronic constipation
  • Crohn's disease / ulcerative colitis
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Celiac disease
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal polyps
  • Jaundice / hepatitis
  • Liver diseases
  • Pancreatic diseases
  • Short-gut syndrome
  • Nutritional disorders
  • Obesity

When your child has a gastroenterology health issue, whether it’s just an upset stomach or something more serious, you can trust us to address the problem with unparalleled compassion and expertise.

The skill to heal. The spirit to care.