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Pediatric Gastroenterology

Our pediatric gastroenterology team is specially trained to care for children with digestive, liver and nutritional problems. Our board-certified and fellowship-trained physicians works with our clinical team to perform diagnostic tests, procedures and provide treatment for a number of conditions affecting the digestive tract and intestines.

Our pediatric gastroenterology team can provide consultation and treatment for GI conditions, including, but not limited to:

  • Celiac Disease
  • Cronic Abdominal Pain
  • Colic
  • Colon Polyps
  • Constipation
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS)
  • Diarrhea
  • Encopresis
  • Eosinophilic Colitis (EC)
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EE)
  • Eosinophilic Gastritis (EG)
  • Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis (EGE)
  • Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disorders (EGID)
  • Failure to Thrive (FTT)
  • Functional Abdominal Pain Syndrome (FAPS)
  • GI Bleeding
  • Gallstones and Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GER/GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Helicobacter Pylori (H.Pylori) Infection
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Pancreas Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vomiting and Nausea

Procedures and services

Our pediatric gastroenterology team performs the following procedures and services:

  • Band ligation and sclerotherpy of esophageal varices
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Foreign body removal
  • Pediatric capsule endoscopy
  • Pediatric colonoscopy
  • Pediatric enteral and parenteral nutrition
  • Polypectomy
  • Remicade and other infusions

Referral to our pediatric gastroenterology team

Referral from your child’s primary care provider may be required. If your child is showing symptoms of digestive, liver or nutritional problems, or has been diagnosed with one, contact your pediatrician for a referral to our highly trained and experienced gastroenterology team today.

For more information about our pediatric specialties, call 260-266-5400.

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Meet Our Team

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Samuel Boston, MD

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Adrian Chapa-Rodriguez, MD

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Edgardo Rivera-Rivera, MD