Medical Specialties

Conditions

    Celiac Disease and Other Malabsorbtive Disorders

    Chronic Constipation

    Constipation is when a child has very hard stools, and has fewer bowel movements than he or she normally does. It is a very common GI (gastrointestinal) problem.

    Chronic Diarrhea

    Diarrhea is a common problem. It may last 1 or 2 days and go away on its own. If diarrhea lasts more than 2 days, your child may have a more serious problem.

    Chronic Hepatitis/Hepatitis C

    Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver. It can damage and destroy liver cells.

    Colonoscopy

    Crohn's Disease

    Crohn's disease is when there is redness, swelling (inflammation), and sores along the digestive tract. It is part of a group of diseases known as inflammatory bowel disease or IBD.

    Esophageal Dillitation

    Esophageal Varicial Sclerotherapy

    Esophageal/Rectal Manometry

    Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)

    Failure to Thrive

    Failure to thrive (FTT) is slow physical development in a baby or child. It’s caused by a baby or child not having enough nutrition.

    Foreign Body Removal

    Gastroesphageal Reflux

    GERD, or gastroesophageal reflux disease, is a long-term (chronic) digestive disorder. It happens when stomach contents flow back up (reflux) into the food pipe (esophagus).

    Hepatology Program (Liver)

    Home Hyperalimantation

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Inpatient and Outpatient Parental Nutrition Support

    Lactose Intolerance

    Lactose intolerance is when the body can’t easily break down or digest lactose. Lactose is a sugar found in milk and milk products.

    Liver Diseases

    Detailed information on the most common liver disorders in children

    Liver Transplant Program

    A liver transplant is surgery to replace a diseased liver with a healthy liver from another person.

    Long-Term Enteral Nutrition Support

    Neonatal Hepatitis

    Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver. It can damage and destroy liver cells.

    Obesity

    Obesity is when a teen has too much body fat. Obesity is a serious, long-term disease.

    Peptic Ulcer Disease and Helicobacter Pylori Gastritis

    An ulcer is an open sore (lesion). It’s normally found on the skin or mucous membranes. A peptic ulcer is in the lining of the stomach or duodenum. A gastric ulcer is in the stomach. A duodenal ulcer is in the duodenum.

    Percutaneous Gastrostomy Placement (PEG)

    Polypectomy

    Rectal Suction Biopsy

    Recurrent abdominal pain

    Short Bowel Syndrome

    Crohn's disease is when there is redness, swelling (inflammation), and sores along the digestive tract. It is part of a group of diseases known as inflammatory bowel disease or IBD.

    Short Gut Syndrome

    Crohn's disease is when there is redness, swelling (inflammation), and sores along the digestive tract. It is part of a group of diseases known as inflammatory bowel disease or IBD.