Pediatric Gastroenterology

Your childwill receive care fromour team of specialized doctors, nurses and therapists

Expert doctors at The University of Kansas Physicians want tomake sure your child is healthy and happy. And we understand that when a princess has a queen-sized tummy ache, she needs to see a doctor as soon as possible. Our pediatric gastroenterology specialists can help you and your little princess live happily ever after.

Conditions treated include:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Celiac disease
  • Eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis)
  • Liver diseases
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic ulcer diseases

Transitional care

We provide patients the support they need from diagnosis through long-term adult care. Children with gastroenterological disorders sometimes require lifelong follow-up treatment. We offer comprehensive services and pediatric and adult specialists from multiple fields so that your child is able to receive much needed care beyond adolescence.