Specialists and Care Centers

Specialists and Care Centers

The Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center brings together some of the best academic and clinical minds in pursuit of medical excellence in the area of gastrointestinal health. Our mission is to prevent, diagnose and treat disorders of the digestive tract and associated organs.

At the heart of the Center's success is the complementary approach through multidisciplinary teams of physicians* who work to bring top-quality care to patients from around the world. Your treatment team may include:

  • Gastroenterologists
  • Interventional endoscopists
  • Surgeons
  • Psychologists
  • Dietitians

Our comprehensive program is rated among the top gastroenterology and GI surgery specialty centers in the country 2023-2024 U.S. News & World Report.

The Esophageal Program

Established in 2009, the Northwestern Medicine Esophageal Program represents the fruition of more than two decades of expertise in esophagology. The program is one of the largest referral points in the Midwest for esophageal function testing, with international observers routinely visiting to learn from our practices.

The program combines all essential elements that are necessary for ongoing clinical excellence and technical innovation: thoughtful clinicians, sophisticated diagnostic testing, clinical research and state-of-the-art surgical practices.