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The Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition is comprised of ten pediatric gastroenterologists and two transplant hepatologists, 2 APRNs, 4 nurses, one clinical psychologist, and three fellows.

Our physicians and nurses see patients in New Haven (at Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital and Long Wharf) and at our satellite offices in Trumbull, Norwalk, and Greenwich. Laboratory and radiologic studies can be completed on site at all of our office locations. Endoscopic studies are performed at Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital and Greenwich Hospital.

Our physicians provide inpatient and outpatient care for children with a variety of gastrointestinal, liver and metabolic disorders.


  • Abdominal Pain
  • Celiac disease
  • Constipation/Encopresis
  • Diarrhea
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis/allergic bowel disease
  • Failure to thrive
  • Feeding problems/swallowing problems
  • Gastroesophageal reflux
  • Helicobacter pylori infection
  • Hirschsprung’s disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Crohn disease
    • Ulcerative colitis
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Malabsorption
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Vomiting

Liver Diseases

  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Biliary atresia
  • Cholestasis and jaundice
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Gallstone disease/gallbladder dysfunction
  • Inherited liver diseases
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Alagille Syndrome
    • Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency
    • Glycogen storage diseases, including Pompe disease
    • Hemochromotosis
    • Tyrosinemia
    • Wilson disease
  • Lysosomal storage diseases
    • Cholesterol Ester Storage Disease (CESD)
    • Gaucher disease
    • Fabry disease
    • Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS)
    • Niemann-Pick disease
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (including non-alcoholic steatohepatitis)
  • Viral hepatitis (hepatitis A, B, C and E)
  • Liver transplantation and post-operative care