Pediatric Gastroenterology

Organization Name: University of Utah Health / Primary Children's Hospital
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81 North Mario Capecchi Drive
Eccles Primary Children's Outpatient Services Building
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-213-3599
Fax: 801-587-7539
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Languages Spoken: Spanish

Referral required from primary care physician. Accepts private pay, insurance, and Medicaid. Contact for current information.

Services Provided:

Offers a range of specialty clinics and treatments:

Pediatric Clinical Nutrition Center specializes in treating complex gastrointestinal, liver, or growth disorders and provide nutritional support when necessary.

Conditions and Treatment:

  • Not gaining weight
  • Cannot or do not eat enough
  • Do not tolerate what they eat
  • Depend on tube feeding (NG, NJ or gastrostomy)
  • Have respiratory problems associated with their eating
  • Have genetic, medical or surgical problems impairing their nutrition
  • Have an inability to sustain normal weight gain
  • Depend on intravenous nutrition(parenteral nutrition)
  • Gaining weight too fast

Follow-up Nutrition (FUN) Clinic for children and youth with failure to thrive, elevated cholesterol, and other nutritional problems, offers a team approach for children with a variety of nutritional problems. Team members include a pediatric gastroenterologist, a pediatrician, nurse coordinator, registered dietitian, and clinical social worker.

Dysphagia Clinic for children with feeding problems.

EDDY clinic for children with elimination disorders.

Liver clinic which is part of a liver transplant program.

Pediatric Food Allergy Eosinophilic (FED) Clinic focuses on eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders (including eosinophilic esophagitis, eosinophilic gastroenteritis and/or eosinophilic colitis). This clinic sees children who have been previously diagnosed with an eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorder, via an endoscopy or colonoscopy with biopsy.  

Provider Profiles:

Christa J. Adams, APRN
Linda Book, MD
Mark Deneau, MD
Stephen Guthery, MD, MS
Janet Harnsberger, MD
William (Dan) Jackson, MD
W. Daniel Jackson, MD
M. Kyle Jenson, MD- sees patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Molly O'Gorman, MD
Raza Patel, MD, MPH
John F. Pohl, MD
Jacob O. Robson, MD
Thomas Sutton, MD

See website or contact for additional provider names and specialties. All providers may not provide all services.

Source: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 5/17/2021