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Programs & Services

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic

Provides tertiary and quarternary care to adult and pediatric transition patients with IBD (inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis).

Our multidisciplinary team of IBD-trained gastroenterologists in conjunction with pediatric gastroenterologists, colorectal surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, highly specialized nurses, stoma therapists and dieticians provides tertiary and quarternary care to adult and pediatric transition patients with inflammatory bowel diseases.

As a tertiary and quarternary referral center we do not only provide the full spectrum of all Health Canada approved tests and therapies, but are at the forefront of the evaluation of novel diagnostic and theraeputic therapies, the future of inflammtory bowel diseases care. Within the UAH Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinic we have expertise including, but not limited to the following areas:

Special patient populations

  • Pediatric transition
  • Family planning and pregnancy
  • Preventive care and elderly patients
  • Gut microflora-altering therapies (FMT, dietary interventions, prebiotics and probiotics)

Clinical challenges

  • Complications of immunosuppressive or biologic therapy
  • Complex surgeries

Advanced diagnostic testing

  • Small bowel imaging with MRI, CT, abdominal and gut ultrasound as wells as endoscopy (ileocolonoscopy, EGD, small bowel endoscopy (push enteroscopy, double balloon enteroscopy, chromo-endoscopy)
  • Advanced laboratory testing including therapeutic drug monitoring

Advanced and minimally invasive interventions

  • Small bowel stricture dilation

Contact Details

University of Alberta Hospital

Location Info
2nd Floor
8440 112 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Service Providers May Include
adult gastroenterologists, colorectal surgeons, dieticians pathologists, pediatric gastroenterologists, radiologists specialized nurses, stoma therapists

Professional referral is required. Your family doctor needs to complete a referral.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services


University of Alberta

Also Known As
UAH IBD Clinic
University of Alberta Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic