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Division Highlights - Gastroenterology & Nutrition

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition cares for children with gastrointestinal and hepatologic disorders.

Nutritional services include placement of feeding tubes and support for underweight infants and children.

We also conduct clinical research in inflammatory bowel disease and celiac disease.

2013 Highlights

  • U.S. News & World Report named the division one of the top 40 pediatric gastroenterology divisions in the country.
  • The division was approved as one of the research sites for Gattex, an innovative medical treatment for short-gut syndrome.
  • The division established a functional abdominal pain clinic.


Luther Sigurdsson, MD

Clinical Associate Professor
and Division Chief

Istvan Danko, MD, PhD

Associate Professor (CHS)

Dorota Walkiewicz-Jedrzejczak, MD

Assistant Professor (CHS)


Recent Publications

Grant Support

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Last updated: 01/04/2016
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