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The Center for Digestive Diseases

Gastroenterology Services at RWJUH New Brunswick

The Center for Digestive Diseases at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick brings together gastroenterologists, surgeons, and experienced nurses who perform diagnostic and therapeutic services for patients with disorders of the digestive tract, pancreas, bile ducts, and liver.

Physicians at the center perform the entire range of endoscopic procedures including endoscopic ultrasound, ERCP (endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography), and palliative procedures for cancers of the gastrointestinal tract.


Gastroenterology services within The Center for Digestive Diseases are broken into the following programs:


Gastroenterology research currently underway by physicians at The Center for Digestive Diseases includes:

  • Inflammatory bowel diseases
  • Chemoprevention of colorectal cancer
  • Prevention of esophageal cancer and Barrett's esophagus
  • Early detection of pancreatic cancer

Patient Stories

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