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Pediatric Gastroenterology in Brooklyn

Treating Children's digestive system conditions

We specialize in caring for your child's digestive system. A variety of gastroenterological problems involving the digestive system can occur in children, such as conditions involving the stomach, liver and pancreas. Our dedicated team evaluates and manages all problems effecting a child's gastrointestinal tract.

The Children's Hospital offers comprehensive expert gastroenterology care. We have an outstanding group of board-certified gastroenterologists, anesthesiologists and nurse practitioners. Our staff interacts closely with other related disciplines and departments including pediatric allergy, endocrinology and pulmonary medicine. We take the time to explain treatment and care plans to the child and parent. In order to reduce the child's anxiety, we evaluate and deliver care that is child-friendly in an environment created just for them.

We Treat

  • Abdominal pain
  • Celiac disease
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)
  • Failure to thrive
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Hepatitis
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Malnutrition
  • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
  • Pancreatic disorders
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Polyps
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Vomiting

We Offer

  • Enteral and parenteral nutrition
  • Stool analysis and culture

The following are done in the Children’s Hospital:

  • Upper Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • 24 hour pH probe Impedance
    • Biologic infusion Center for IBD
    • Comprehensive blood test for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Celiac disease and Liver disease
    • MRI of the GI tract
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Polypectomy

Meet Our Team

Maimonides Physician

MALHOTRA, NEHA M., MD

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

948 48TH ST FLOOR 3 BROOKLYN, NY 11219

Maimonides Physician

RAKITT, TINA, MD

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

4802 10th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11219 Phone: 718-283-7500

6701 Bay Parkway Brooklyn, NY 11219 Phone: 718-283-7500

Maimonides Physician

TANG, VIVIAN, MD

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Primary 948 48th St, 3rd Floor BROOKLYN, NY 11219 Phone: 718-283-7500

Secondary 6701 Bay Parkway BROOKLYN, NY 11219 Phone: 718-283-7500

Maimonides Physician

WETZLER, GRACIELA, MD

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

948 48th Street Brooklyn, NY 11219 Phone: 17182836000

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