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Programs & Services


Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Pediatric

Provides care to children with diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract (esophagus, stomach and bowel) and / or liver.

Diagnoses and provides long-term management of gastrointestinal (GI) tract (e.g., esophagus, stomach, bowels) diseases and  /or the liver. This includes:

  • gastroesophageal reflux disease (heartburn)
  • eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (allergies) and food intolerance
  • peptic ulcer disease (stomach sores)
  • severe functional gastrointestinal diseases (stomach muscles not working correctly)
  • gastrointestinal motility disorders (stomach hurts a lot and may need medicine or different food)
  • inflammatory bowel disease (stomach pain that may need medicine)
  • celiac disease (gluten allergy)
  • children with Intestinal failure - Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) dependent (kids who can't eat food by mouth, given food through a tube)
  • chronic diarrhea 
  • failure to thrive after pediatric assessment (kids not growing well)
  • liver disease (chronic and acute) (liver problems)
  • liver and multivisceral (small intestine, and other abdominal organs at the same time) transplantation

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Location Info
Unit 2E, Pediatric Ambulatory Clinic
Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-248-5555 (Central Booking), 780-248-5420 (Administration)
Fax
1-888-353-1157 (Fax Referral - toll free)
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
dietitians, doctors, occupational therapists (OTs), pharmacists, physical therapists (PTs), registered nurses (RNs), social workers
Eligibility

Ages 0 - 18 years of age from central and northern Alberta and parts of Saskatchewan and British Columbia.

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
Also Known As
Acronym
Peds GI
Other
Gastroenterology, Paediatric, Peds Gastro