Gastroenterology Referrals

The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Children’s Medical Center is available Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Additionally, the IBD multidisciplinary clinic meets on Tuesdays from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Information for Referring Physicians

  • Pre-authorization and/or physician referral is required by some insurance plans.
  • Please provide demographic information and clinical records including the last three visit notes, growth charts, diagnostic and laboratory test results prior to the scheduled appointment.
  • Diagnosis, evaluation and recommended treatment information is provided promptly to the referring physician.

Gastroenterology Emergencies

The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Children’s Medical Center has an attending physician on call 24 hours a day for emergency situations. Please call 214-456-8000, the centralized Gastroenterology phone number, for assistance.