Specialized Care for Digestive Disorders
Gastroenterology is the treatment of conditions and diseases of the digestive system. Whether you have acid reflux or gastrointestinal cancer, our specialists are here to help you get back on the road to wellness.
What conditions are treated?
If you are dealing with any issue related to your digestive tract, our teams of compassionate, experienced specialists will work with you to develop an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan. Working together, we see and treat a range of common and complex gastrointestinal issues including:
- Autoimmune disorders
- Biliary stones, strictures and tumors
- Celiac disease
- Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Gastrointestinal cancers
- Liver disease, hepatitis and cirrhosis
- Motility disorders
- Pancreatitis and pancreatic cysts
- Peptic ulcers
Noninvasive, minimally invasive and traditional surgical options are available, but not all gastrointestinal issues require surgery. Oftentimes, lifestyle changes and medication can help. No matter your condition, we'll explain your options and together will determine the best treatment for your needs and goals.
Gastroenterology Services in Your Area
1501 N Campbell Ave
Tucson, AZ 85724
At Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center, our compassionate staff treats infants, children and young adults with stomach diseases and nutrition disorders, including:
- Crohn's disease
- Diarrheal disorders
- Eosinophilic esophagitis
- Eosinophilic gastroenteritis
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Liver and biliary tract disorders
- Malabsorption syndrome
- Nutritional disorders
- Pancreatic disease
- Reflux esophagitis
What Digestive Tests & Treatments Are Available?
Our specialists provide state-of-the-art diagnosis, treatment and management. Our services include:
- Biochemical enzyme studies
- Breath hydrogen measurements
- Gastroesophageal reflux testing
- Liver, colon and intestinal biopsy
- Upper endoscopy
Children's Postinfectious Autoimmune Encephalopathy Center of Excellence
Our Children's Postinfectious Autoimmune Encephalopathy (CPAE) Center of Excellence at the Diamond Children’s Multispecialty Services clinic, diagnoses and cares for children with this often-misdiagnosed autoimmune disorder. Because this disorder crosses so many areas of your child’s health, our team provides customized care including immunology, gastroenterology and nutrition, sleep medicine and psychology. For more information, please visit the University of Arizona Steele Children’s Research Center website.
Academic Medicine Difference
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.