Innovative approaches to digestive system disorders
Physicians at The University of Kansas Hospital are recognized leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal or digestive system disorders that affect the:
- Gall bladder
- Related organs and systems
Patients and referring physicians from across the country seek the expertise of our specialists.
Ranked by U.S. News & World Report
Our gastroenterology and GI Surgery program ranks No. 19 among the nation's top 50 in U.S.
News & World Report's Best Hospitals 2013-14. Rankings are based on measurable achievements in
quality, patient safety, nursing excellence and other best patient care indicators. This is
our third consecutive year to achieve the honor.
Advanced diagnostic procedures
We are one of only two facilities in the Kansas City area to offer endoscopic ultrasound. This outpatient diagnostic procedure provides detailed images of the GI tract and surrounding organs, allowing doctors to make an accurate diagnosis.
Learn more about the conditions treated by our gastroenterologists and hepatologists (physicians who specialize in liver disease).