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Pediatrics specialties

Gastroenterology and nutrition

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition manages the entire spectrum of pediatric gastrointestinal and nutritional diseases from premature infancy to 18 years of age.

The division provides comprehensive care of common infantile problems of:

  • Formula intolerance and allergy
  • Gastroesophageal reflux
  • Constipation
  • Growth failure

As well as common problems in older children:

  • Chronic abdominal pain
  • Gastritis
  • Reflux esophagitis
  • Hepatitis

Our expert GI subspecialists are experienced in the management of less common conditions such as:

  • Hirschsprung’s disease
  • Congenital bowel malformations
  • Short bowel syndrome
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Celiac disease
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Chronic pancreatitis

The division also works in concert with the VCU Medical Center Pediatric Liver Transplant Center and the Center for Intestinal Disease.

More information

Download the Gastroenterology and Nutrition brochure PDF

Appointments and location

Appointments: (804) 628-7337

Services are provided at VCU Medical Center at Stony Point, 2nd Floor.

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