Children's Hospital Colorado

Welcome to the Digestive Health Institute

Close-up view of a patient wearing a yellow-green ribbed shirt, lifted up to show the stomach, where a doctors' hands are pressing into one side Best Children's Hospital by US News Card Gastroenterology 2020-1 Badge

Pediatric Gastroenterology (GI), Hepatology and Nutrition

 

The Digestive Health Institute at Children's Hospital Colorado provides high quality, comprehensive care from board-certified experts in esophageal, intestinal, liver, pancreatic and nutritional disorders of children. Our physicians are nationally recognized for their expertise and innovation and are skilled in the most up-to-date and innovative diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for kids.

Digestive Health Institute physicians provide consultation to community physicians for many common GI problems of childhood, such as recurrent abdominal pain, chronic diarrhea, vomiting and constipation, and for complex and rare disorders. They work closely and communicate with primary care providers to provide a timely evaluation and diagnosis and initiate the appropriate treatment plan.

We are dedicated to providing family-centered care involving you and your child in all decision making. We are actively involved in a variety of state-of-the-art clinical and translational research studies to advance the health and care of children with GI and liver diseases.

Get to know our pediatric experts.

Seth Septer, DO

Seth Septer, DO

Gastroenterology - Pediatric

Ronald Sokol, MD

Ronald Sokol, MD

Gastroenterology - Pediatric, Pediatrics

Frederick Suchy, MD

Frederick Suchy, MD

Gastroenterology - Pediatric, Pediatrics

Edwin deZoeten, MD, PhD

Edwin deZoeten, MD, PhD

Gastroenterology - Pediatric

Children's Colorado in the news

U.S. News & World Report

General Gastroenterology Program ranked no. 1 in the nation

June 18, 2020

U.S. News & World Report recognized our success in treating digestive disorders, including liver transplant survival, use of non-invasive procedures, patient volume and prevention of ICU infections. These elements led to our top national ranking.