Conditions and Treatments

Preparing For Your GI Procedure

Our Health Facts For You include instructions to help you prepare for your gastrointestinal procedure, home care instructions to help you after after undergoing a procedure, and general health information about your condition:

GI (Gastrointestinal) Topics


Pediatric Services

Pediatric Gastroenterology


Colorectal Cancer Prevention and Screening

You've got the power: with screening, colorectal cancer can be prevented.

Learn about Colorectal Cancer Screening and Prevention

UW Health gastroenterology and hepatology specialists provide comprehensive clinical services related to the digestive tract, liver and pancreas.
Our specialists offer comprehensive care to patients with a variety of diseases and conditions, including:
Treatments, Procedures and Tests
From caring for a patient undergoing a screening procedure for colon cancer to the complex management of a patient awaiting liver transplantation, patients and families can be confident that the highest quality of care will be delivered. Our wide range of services includes:
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonic polypectomy
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)
  • Endoscopy (for control of gastrointestinal bleeding and esophageal dilation - including gastroscopy, upper endoscopy and endoscopic ultrasound)
  • Esophageal Manometry
  • 24-Hour Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Interferon treatment for heptatitis C
  • Laser endoscopy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Transplant
  • Medical management of various digestive diseases and disorders
  • Motility studies
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Papillotomy with stent placement
  • Percutaneous Gastrostomy (feeding tube insertion)
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Stone extraction