Division of Gastroenterology
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Welcome to the UC San Diego Division of Gastroenterology

Our mission is to provide the best clinical care to those afflicted with gastrointestinal and liver diseases, investigate at the clinical and basic levels the best way to improve those diseases, and educate trainees on how to best approach the care of patients with those diseases.

The UCSD GI Division will strive to be nationally recognized through its faculty as well as innovations that will improve the care of patients with gastrointestinal and liver diseases nationwide.


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DDW® Awards 2016


U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Ranking for UC San Diego Gastroenterology and GI Surgery.

U.S. News & World Report ranks UC San Diego Medical Center's Gastroenterology & GI Surgery services in the top 25 in the nation for 2015-2016.

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See our calendar located under the "About" Tab.

GI Division Research Symposium Held

The Annual GI Division Research Symposium, "Dietary Effects on Gut Signaling: Diet, Microbiome and GI Diseases," held June 17, was a success.

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Gastroenterology Newsletter

Read our latest and past UC San Diego Gastroenterology Newsletters and see what's happening within the division.