Our digestive disease specialists include gastroenterologists, hepatologists, and surgeons with unique skills and expertise along with nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pathologists to develop and offer advanced treatments and therapies for you.
We offer both medical and surgical options, including minimally invasive surgical procedures, to treat an array of digestive diseases and conditions.
Evaluation and services are available for:
Expert diagnosis and care
Our experts diagnose and treat colon, colorectal, esophagus, gallbladder, liver, pancreatic, small intestine, and stomach disorders. Our doctors collaborate with oncologists and other medical specialists to offer a multidisciplinary approach to a patient’s care.
- Nausea and vomiting
- Oily stools
- Poor appetite
- Rapid pulse
- Swollen and tender abdomen
- Weight loss
- Functional bowel
- Initial workups
- Second opinions
We offer selected gastroenterology services at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics - Iowa River Landing.
Why Choose Us?
The James A. Clifton Digestive Health Center was established in 1985 as the first multidisciplinary subspeciality unit at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics and one of the first nationwide. It is the state's leader in diagnosing and treating patients with complex problems of the digestive system.