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UPMC Digestive Disorders Center

The UPMC Digestive Disorders Center (DDC) in Pittsburgh, Pa., is a convenient point of access to the full range of digestive health care services available at UPMC. Our integrated approach to diagnosing and treating gastrointestinal diseases means high-quality, coordinated care for you.

Our doctors:

  • Coordinate all aspects of your testing and treatment.
  • Communicate with your referring physician, providing a seamless continuum of care.
  • Make direct referrals to UPMC’s digestive health centers of excellence, if you have a severe or complicated digestive disease and require a more specialized team of health care experts.​

Pancreas & Biliary Center

One of the nation’s first ever Pancreas Centers of Excellence, offering world-class care for diseases and cancers of the pancreas and biliary tract.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

Providing unparalleled care for IBD, including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, while advancing the field and treatment options through leading-edge research.

Center for Liver Diseases

Multidisciplinary care for a range of liver diseases such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, including medical and surgical treatment options.

Neurogastroenterology & Motility Center

Bridging the gap between the brain and symptoms of constipation and abdominal pain, including swallowing disorders, nausea, and vomiting.

Center for Intestinal Health & Nutrition Support

Utilizing an evidence-based approach to restore the gut function and increase overall quality of life for patients who have had recurrences of IBD following surgical intervention.

Gastrointestinal Cancer Prevention & Treatment Center

Providing world-class experts treating complex cancers of the gastrointestinal tract, including the esophagus, stomach, liver, pancreas and colon.

Center for Women's Digestive Health

Specializing in gastrointestinal disease in women by providing individualized care for the course, diagnosis, and treatment of the disease.

Visceral Inflammation & Pain Center

Offering behavioral health services for patients coping with IBD or other gastrointestinal conditions and the lifestyle changes that are associated.


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