Clinical Services

Clinical Services

Special diagnostic tests performed by UM Pediatric Gastroenterologists include:

  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • ERCP
  • Liver biopsy
  • Esophageal motility
  • pH monitoring
  • Lactose breath test
  • H pylori breath test
  • DEXA scans

For children with special dietary requirements, nutritional consultations and home parenteral nutrition and special enteral nutrition are provided through our Multidisciplinary Intestinal Rehabilitation Program.

When children require a liver or intestinal transplant or more routine abdominal surgery, UM pediatric gastroenterologists work closely with UM pediatric surgeons to ensure that patients receive the best possible care. Most surgery is performed at Holtz Children’s Hospital.