Preparation and Home Care for GI Procedures

Our Health Facts For You help you get ready for your procedure and offer home care instructions:

Getting Ready for ERCP

Preparation for Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (Outpatient)

Getting Ready for an Endoscopic Ultrasound

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Digestive Health Services/Digestive Health Center

Pediatric Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology and hepatology specialists at UW Health in Madison, Wisconsin, provide comprehensive clinical services related to the digestive tract, liver and pancreas.


Our gastroenterology and hepatology specialists diagnose and manage complex and chronic gastrointestinal and liver disorders, including:

  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Acute and chronic liver disease
  • Reflux esophagitis
  • Acute and chronic diarrhea
  • Hepatitis
  • And many more conditions related to the digestive tract, liver and pancreas 

Major research interests include small intestinal function, colon cancer molecular biology and genetics, healing of peptic ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome and problems of disturbed gastrointestinal motility.


UW Health's gastroenterology and hepatology specialists are national leaders. In the 2013-2014 edition of U.S. News and World Report's America's Best Hospitals guide, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics ranked among the nation's top 50 hospitals for gastroenterology. Learn more