Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Gastroenterologist and patient

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition specializes in intestinal, hepatic, and nutritional disorders in infants, children, and adolescents. Physicians in the Division are board certified pediatric gastroenterologists, and are faculty members at the University of Utah.

We conduct specialty clinics in liver disease and liver transplantation, comprehensive nutrition challenges, dysphagia and feeding disorders, inflammatory bowel disease including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, intestinal failure, cystic fibrosis, and general pediatric GI. Ongoing research initiatives include eosinophilic esophagitis, celiac disease,Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

Our outpatient clinics and hospital services including endoscopy are at Primary Children's Hospital. Primary Children's Hospital is a 271-bed pediatric facility equipped and staffed to treat children with the most complex gastrointestinal, hepatic, and nutritional illness. PCH serves Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana and Nevada. We also conduct outreach clinics at Riverton Hospital.