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Expert Digestive and Gastrointestinal Care in One Place

Children with complex conditions that affect the stomach, pancreas, liver, colon or rectum do better with a team of pediatric surgeons and specialists who partner in care.

The Nemours Children’s Digestive Disorders and Gastrointestinal Surgery Center brings together pediatric colorectal surgeons, gastroenterologists and urologists with expertise in the full range of conditions. We offer:

  • Highly specialized, team-based care for nearly every disorder from birth to teens
  • Shared expertise from surgeons and specialists who work together every day
  • Innovative surgical methods and procedures that may be easier on your child
  • Care coordinated and managed by nurses who are with you at every step
  • Support from psychologists, dieticians, rehab therapists, social workers and more
  • Care informed by active research and expertise shared as teachers and speakers

Robotic-Assisted Surgery for an Easier Recovery

Nemours surgeons perform many procedures, even the most delicate, with minimally invasive, robotic-assisted approaches. This can mean fewer, smaller cuts and less pain. Your child may have a faster recovery and can get back to being a kid, sooner.

Find Digestive and Gastrointestinal Care at Nemours

We have many pediatric GI and colorectal surgeons — find the care closest to you:

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Experience and Expertise

From birth through the teen years, your child gets a full range of services from a team of specialists. See how we can help your family.

Conditions & Treatments

We see a wide range of conditions — far too many to list here. The conditions we treat vary depending on the location and providers selected. Don’t see a condition listed? Call us.

Imperforate anus is when the anus is missing or doesn’t have a hole. Learn about this condition from the Nemours experts at
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If your child has Hirschsprung disease, they need a series of surgeries. Find out what to expect as your child grows.
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Gastroschisis is a condition that needs treatment right away. Find out what it is and how it’s treated.
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Convenient Follow-Up Appointments by Video

We offer many follow-up appointments through scheduled, live video visits. You can avoid waiting rooms and save travel time. Ask your doctor if this is an option for your family.

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