Pediatric Specialties — Pediatric Gastroenterology
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Services

A complete range of diagnostic and treatment options are available through the pediatric gastroenterology division — more comprehensive in scope than any other hospital in Suffolk County. Services include:

  • Upper endoscopy
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Removal of intestinal polyps
  • Placement of gastrostomy tubes (PEG)
  • Control of intestinal bleeding
  • Evaluation for gastro esophageal reflux (GERD)
    • Impedance studies
    • BRAVO 24 hr pH monitoring
  • Evaluation for Crohn's disease and Colitis
  • Intestinal motility studies
  • Lactose breath test
  • Liver biopsy

In addition, our Celiac and Gluten Sensitivity Center provides comprehensive evaluation, treatment and management of celiac disease and related disorders including gluten sensitivity/intolerance. We take a multidisciplinary approach, which means connecting children and families with the appropriate Stony Brook Children’s experts, including registered dieticians.