Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

  • Children's Specialty Center
  • Medical Center Campus
  • East Pavilion, Level 4
  • 111 Colchester Avenue
    Burlington, VT, 05401
  • Phone: 802-847-4488
  • Monday-Friday, 8 AM-5 PM
  • Directions

When your child is suffering from a gastrointestinal disorder, you need a dedicated children’s hospital, specializing in advanced treatment and compassionate care with that special kids touch. 

Fletcher Allen Health Care, in partnership with Burlington, Vermont Children's Hospital, provides a full range of services for children with:

  • Stomach and intestinal disorders
  • Nutritional problems
  • Diseases of the liver and pancreas

Pediatric Gastroenterology: Expert Care in Burlington, Vermont

Our highly trained specialists offer diagnosis and treatment for children of all ages, with a caring, personalized approach designed to provide the best possible care for your child. Meet our physicians

As a university hospital, our physicians have years of experience and advanced expertise in gastrointestinal medicine. We provide care backed by the latest scientific research, and we offer the newest treatments and therapies in the field.

Pediatric Gastroenterology: Conditions We Treat

We provide a comprehensive range of services for children with stomach disorders, nutritional problems and diseases of the liver and pancreas. 

We treat a number of conditions, including

  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Recurrent abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Esophageal disorders
  • Stomach disorders
  • Intestinal and colon disorders
  • Nutrition disorders
  • Liver conditions
  • Pancreatic disorders

Learn more about conditions we treat.

Childhood Obesity: Diagnosis and Treatment

We are also pleased to offer a specialized Healthy Living Clinic. Our clinic:

  • Provides comprehensive evaluations
  • Diagnoses and treats overweight children and adolescents
  • Provides treatment for high blood cholesterol and related problems

This program offers a team approach. Your child’s health care team includes:

  • Physicians
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Psychologists
  • Dieticians

Together with you and your child, your team focuses on your child's needs. We not only help your child lose weight, but we work with him or her to develop healthy eating habits that last a lifetime.

Contact Us

Contact the Children’s Specialty Center at 802-847-4488. We are available Monday through Friday, 8:00am—5:00pm.

 

Watch a video about Crohn's Disease in children featuring Richard Colletti, MD, Pediatric Gastroenterologist at Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen. Dr. Colletti serves as the director of Improve Care Now -- a network of gastroenterology care centers and professionals nationwide specializing in pediatric Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis (also known as Inflammatory Bowel Disease or IBD).