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Gastroenterology

At USF Health the Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition team is dedicated to providing a full range of the highest quality, compassionate, up-to-date, state-of-the-art, and personalized care for pediatric patients with gastrointestinal disorders.

Our providers realize the physical and emotional impact that gastric disorders have on our patients, and we are dedicated to working with families to formulate specialized treatment plans to suit every patient's unique needs.

How USF Health is Making Life Better

Our patients range in age from infancy to college, (21). We strive to achieve the best possible outcomes by offering continuity of care as well as comprehensive treatment plans. 

Our providers at USF Health take a multidisciplinary approach by providing consultations to community physicians for basic to complex gastrointestinal and nutritional problems.This includes common gastrointestinal, nutritional, and hepatic problems of childhood, such as abdominal pain, chronic diarrhea, vomiting, and constipation.  

As the only academic medical center on the west coast of Florida, we are able to provide cutting-edge treatment, technology, and research.


Conditions Treated:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Celiac Disease
  • Constipation Cow's Milk Protein Intolerance
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea 
  • Encopresis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eosinophilic Gastritis
  • Failure to Thrive
  • Functional Abdominal
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Hepatitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance 
  • Pancreatitis
  • Short Bowel Syndrome
  • Toddler's Diarrhea
  • Ulcerative Colitis

To book an appointment with a Pediatric Gastroenterology specialist please call (813) 974-2583.

Referring providers please call (813) 974-0904.

How to Book an Appointment at USF Health

USF Health and Tampa General Hospital are combining expertise and resources to bring you the best care available in the region. We offer in-person consultations as well as Telehealth appointments. To book an appointment call (813) 974-2201 or visit our Telehealth page to learn how to book a virtual appointment. 

Have an account with MyChart? Simply login to request or manage your next appointment. You can also create your own account by visiting our MyChart page.

Our affiliation with Tampa General Hospital gives our patients access to their health records from both organizations through one MyChart Account. If you currently own a MyChart account with Tampa General Hospital, you do not need a separate account at USF Health.

 


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