The Pediatric Gastroenterology brings important clinical services to infants and children with digestive problems and diseases like abdominal pain, lactose and fructose intolerance, reflux, gastritis, pankreatitis, Crohn disease, colitis ulcerosa, obstipation and hepatitis. We provide comprehensive outpatient services to evaluate, diagnose and manage gastroenterologic, liver and nutritional disorders. We are also devoted to children with special nutritional needs.
Pediatric Gastroenterology is like Pediatric Oncology a very time consuming subspecialty. Due to the complexity of the cases, the amount of medical procedures (pH-metry, endoscopy, hydrogen breath testing, rectoscopy, manometry) needed and the retribution system of the german public health insurance we can only treat our own patients in a reduced frame.