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Our physicians are recognized leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal or digestive system disorders that affect the esophagus, stomach, intestines, colon, gallbladder and other related organs.

Identifying and treating disorders that disrupt digestion

Our physicians treat disorders including:

We offer a variety of appointment types. Learn more or call 913-588-1227 to schedule now.



    • Capsule endoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Dilation of strictures/narrowing
    • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
    • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatogram (ERCP)
    • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
    • Liver biopsy
    • Anal rectal manometry
    • BARRX – ablation of Barrett's esophagus
    • C13 breath test: H. pylori
    • Colonic manometry
    • EMR – endoscopic mucosal resection
    • H2 breath test:
      • Small bowel bacterial overgrowth
      • Lactose intolerance
      • Fructose intolerance
    • Impedance test
    • Mano scan – esophageal manometry
    • Paracentesis
    • PEG tube placement
    • Sham meal testing – pancreatic polypeptide level to evaluate if the vagus nerve has been cut after fundoplication
    • Stents – esophageal/duodenal/colonic
    • Thoracentesis
    • 24-hour pH monitoring
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Doctors at The University of Kansas Health System are care providers and researchers at the forefront of new medical discoveries. From primary care to complex conditions, we offer hundreds of specialists.

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Still the best
Our hospital continues to rank as the best in Kansas City and in Kansas according to U.S. News & World Report.
The University of Kansas Hospital has been designated a Magnet® facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center since 2006.
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Named a leader in LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign.
2023-24 US News and World Report - Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

We believe patients come first

We start by putting patients first and it shows. Our program ranked No. 44 among the nation’s best in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals 2023-24. Rankings are based on measurable achievements in quality, safety, nursing excellence and more.

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Leading research and clinical trials

As part of one of the nation's premier academic medical centers, our care providers are committed to research and scientific discovery through the University of Kansas Medical Center. We can often include our patients in potentially lifesaving clinical trials and treatment options not available anywhere else.

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