Penn State Hershey Gastroenterology and Hepatology provides comprehensive services in the diagnosis, medical management and endoscopic treatment of diseases affecting the digestive system and liver. The digestive system includes the esophagus, the stomach, the small intestine, the colon (large intestine), the gallbladder and attached bile ducts, the liver and the pancreas.
Our physicians are board certified in Internal Medicine with additional Board Certification in the subspecialty of Gastroenterology, and two physicians are also Board Certified in Hepatology.
The mission of Penn State Hershey Gastroenterology and Hepatology is to provide world class care and to advance the knowledge of disorders of the digestive system and liver through research, and to train the physicians of the future. The physicians in the Division participate in studies to determine the usefulness of novel treatments through clinical research studies and also in research which advances the basic knowledge of the disorders in this field. Patients under the age of 18 should be referred to the Division of Gastroenterology in the Department of Pediatrics.