In the Digestive Health Institute, Jefferson is doubling down on basic, translational, and clinical research — catalyzing high-impact breakthroughs in the understanding, management, and treatment of GI conditions.
patients each year
in the nation for gastroenterology and GI surgery (U.S. News & World Report)
applicants each year for only four fellowship positions
Programs & Centers
Jefferson’s Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is one of the leading programs in the U.S. for the diagnosis, treatment, research, and education of diseases of the digestive tract and liver. Our dedicated physicians are consistently rated among the region’s best by Castle Connolly and named “Top Docs” by Philadelphia magazine. And our world-renowned scientists are leading groundbreaking studies that are transforming our understanding of digestive health at a fundamental level. This reputation for excellence stands at the core of each of our six pioneering GI programs:
Join our mission to transform the diagnosis, treatment, research, and education of diseases of the digestive tract and liver—and thus help transform lives.