Clinicians at The Lustgarten Center for GI Motility evaluate and treat the full spectrum of gastrointestinal motility disorders.
GI motility is defined by the movements of the digestive system, and the contents travel through the body. When any part of the digestive tract is not functioning properly, a child may develop symptoms related to motility problem. Symptoms can include abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, difficulty swallowing, heartburn, nausea and vomiting.
At the Lustgarten Center for GI Motility, our team of clinicians has the experience and expertise to care for your child, no matter what the presenting problem.
Below is a list of some of the conditions we treat at the Lustgarten Center for GI Motility. For details about the condition, please use the links provided.
Chronic post-surgical motility disorders can be associated with the following conditions.
Other medical conditions may have an affiliated GI motility component.
To make an appointment with the Lustgarten Center, please call 215-590-1678.
Reviewed by: John T. Boyle, MD, FAAP, and Kristin N. Fiorino, MD
Date: October 2012