Pancreatic Disorders Program

The Pancreatic Disorders Program provides individualized care to children and young adults with pancreatic disease. Children come from around the world to receive the latest treatments and to participate in clinical research studies. The program is part of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.

Pancreatitis: Alexis' Story

Why Choose Us?

Your child's care team isn't just comprised of experts in delivering treatment — our specialists are actively involved in research to develop new, innovative ways to treat pancreatic disorders more safely and effectively. Significant breakthroughs in pancreatic care have happened right here at CHOP, and we are Accredited by the National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) as a Clinical Center of Excellence for the treatment of pediatric pancreatitis.

Our Team

Our team of pediatric pancreatologists provide your child with expert care, from initial testing and diagnosis through treatment and long-term disease management. Our multidisciplinary team works closely with  the departments of Endocrinology, Pulmonology, Radiology, Surgery, Pathology, and Nutrition.

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