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Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Gastroenterology, U.S.News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals 2012-13U.S.News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals 2013-14

We are proud to announce that Nationwide Children's Hospital ranks 14th in the specialty ranking of Gastroenterology & GI Surgery in this year's U.S. News & World Report’s 2013-14 Best Children’s Hospitals Rankings report.

Pioneering unique therapies. Launching powerful new programs. We don’t do this to be first. We do it because a child who is ill deserves nothing less than the best. In our GI program, and throughout Nationwide Children’s, everything matters. Every detail. Every decision. Every aspect of the care we provide. From the child with rumination syndrome, gastroparesis or IBD to those with food allergies or constipation. Everything matters to us. Because when it’s your child, everything matters to you.

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Wireless Motility Capsule Less Invasive Option for Pediatric Patients

Already used for the diagnosis of digestive problems in adults, wireless motility capsules—tiny data recorders that collect information on how food moves through the gut—may also offer an informative and noninvasive diagnostic option for children with gastrointestinal motility disorders, a new study suggests. Read more

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Research Advances

With more than $5 million in external research funding relating to gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition, Nationwide Children's Hospital is a national leader in generation of new knowledge relating to these fields.

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In the News

Steven Ciciora, MD, third-year fellow, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Nationwide Children's, was honored by the Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio with its “Commitment to Excellence Award.” Dr. Ciciora was nominated by a patient's parent, and received the award during the organization’s annual conference on March 21. Dr. Ciciora will complete his fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology this year and join the Nationwide Children’s GI faculty.

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