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At Children's National, we treat the whole child, paying special attention to your child's physical and emotional needs. Discover more information about available treatments from the Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition team.

Intestinal Rehabilitation

The multidisciplinary Intestinal Rehabilitation program is one of the few programs in the country for infants, children and teens with short bowel syndrome and complex gastrointestinal disorders.

Magnetic Resonance (MR) Enterography

Children's National specialists use magnetic resonance enterography, a radiation-free imaging scan, to provide more information about Crohn's disease and Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Snacks, Children's pediatric Food Allergy program diagnoses children with food allergies to peanuts, milk, wheat gluten.


Nutrition services within the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, focuses on children with special dietary needs. 

Cecostomy Tube

Patients who have trouble passing along fecal content can use a cecostomy tube. Learn how a cecostomy tube is inserted and what to expect from this procedure.