Providence Pediatric Gastroenterology - Anchorage

Providence Medical Group Pediatric Gastroenterology is devoted to disorders of the gastrointestinal tract and the liver as they affect children, from birth through adolescence. Many GI problems may be easily treated by the child's primary care physician, but more complicated GI problems are referred to pediatric gastroenterology.


Pediatric Gastroenterology services

  • Diagnosis and management of abdominal pain, reflux, chronic digestive problems
  • Upper endoscopy (looking into the esophagus and stomach with a light and taking small biopsies)
  • Lower endoscopy (looking into the large intestine with a light and taking small biopsies)
  • Liver biopsy

Conditions we treat

  • Chronic abdominal pain/constipation
  • Celiac disease
  • Gastrointestinal polyps
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Crohn's disease
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Management of genetic and metabolic liver disease, including liver biopsy
  • Growth failure and malnutrition
  • Childhood cancers of the gastrointestinal system