School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


Patient Care

We care for all children with gastrointestinal, pancreatic and hepatic disorders in Louisiana and the surround region. Some of the common conditions that we treat include:

  • Growth failure and malnutrition
  • Malabsorption
  • Gastrointestinal allergy
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Hepatobiliary disease
  • Digestive tract anomalies
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Functional bowel disorders
  • Pancreatitis
  • Gastrointestinal infections
  • Gastrointestinal problems in the immune-compromised host
  • Motility disorders
  • Gastrointestinal complications of eating disorders
  • Management of short bowel syndrome
  • Tumors of the gastrointestinal system
  • Psychosocial Aspects of the gastrointestinal system


Our division sees patients in a variety of clinical settings. Please see the list below of our current locations. All procedures occur at the Children's Hospital.

Children's Hospital
200 Henry Clay Avenue 
3rd Floor ACC
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504.899.9511

LCMC Health Ridgelake Health Center
2121 Ridgelake Drive
2nd Floor
Metairie, LA 70001
Phone: 504.832.4033

Children's Hospital Specialty Clinic
4720 S I-10 Service Rd. 
Suite 501
Metairie, LA 70001
Phone: 504.988.6253

Children's Hospital Northshore Center
71338 Hwy 21
Covington, LA 70433
Phone: 985.317.6000

Children's Hospital Outpatient Center of Baton Rouge
720 Connells Park Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: 225.216.3047