About

The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition is committed to the delivery of exemplary clinical care, to teaching trainees, and to perform basic and clinical research in digestive diseases in children. Faculty members engage in a wide variety of clinical and basic science research to further the understanding, treatment, and cure of many disorders. The division is part of many collaborative multi-center trials, and provides accredited training to pediatric and adult gastroenterology fellows, residents, and medical students from UC San Diego (UCSD) as well as other programs. The division provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary care for children and adolescents with general gastroenterology disorders, liver disorders including hepatitis, fatty liver, biliary atresia, inflammatory bowel disease, motility and functional disorders, obesity, peptic disorders, eosinophilic esophagitis, polyposis and colon polyps, feeding difficulties, and total parenteral nutrition.