Division of Gastro

We are here to help answer your questions and give your child the care they deserve. 

From simple stomach aches and pains that just won’t go away to complex conditions like Crohn’s disease or liverproblems– Boston Children’s Hospital can help you at any stage should your child  need specialized attention.  Our #1 ranked Division of Gastroenterology has 10 convenient locations throughout Massachusetts so you can access our specialists in your neighborhood. By performing more than 4,000 procedures each year, seeing over 40,000 patients annually and having a team of over 50 physicians, 30 nurses, and 50 licensed dietitians we are the largest in the world. And with our unique approach to diagnosis that means that every child gets a customized plan and approach. You make the best decisions for your child every day – so now you can choose the best health care from Boston Children’s Hospital.   Think Boston Children's FirstWhether your child has chronic abdominal pain or reflux or a more complicated condition like short bowel syndrome or Crohn’s disease, or has symptoms that haven’t yet been diagnosed – our team of experts can help. We are dedicated to answering your questions and getting to the root of what is upsetting your child.

Whether your child has chronic abdominal pain or reflux or a more complicated condition like short bowel syndrome or Crohn’s disease, or has symptoms that haven’t yet been diagnosed – our team of experts can help. We are dedicated to answering your questions and getting to the root of what is upsetting your child. 


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There are so many conditions that Boston Children’s clinicians treat. From the rarest condition to the most mundane we can help you navigate your child’s health. We are here to help you be the best parent possible. For more information about conditions that may be affecting your child click here