Our Gastroenterology & Hepatology unit brings together a team of exceptionally talented physicians and bioscience investigators to provide advanced solutions to disorders of the digestive tract (esophagus, stomach, and intestines), pancreas, and liver.

Our major missions are to generate advances in the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders, to train the next generation of experts in digestive diseases, and to optimize the digestive health of patients in Vermont, upstate New York and beyond.

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Research & Education

Our faculty combines basic, clinical and translational research expertise to tackle critical issues in digestive disorders. Major areas of focus include inflammatory bowel disease, gastro-intestinal malignancy, and viral hepatitis.

Patient care

Patient Care

As the largest gastrointestinal specialty group in Vermont and northeast New York, we are a major referral center for diverse and complex digestive disorders in the region.


Students and faculty


Our gastroenterology fellowship program builds on a four-decade tradition of excellence. With a faculty-fellow ratio of over 2.5 to 1, high quality mentorship is a constant at all levels of our three-year training.



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Conferences & Seminars

There are several structured clinical and research conferences which provide continued education throughout the year in areas such as pathophysiology, management, knowledge of radiology and pathologic interpretations, and basic research. These lectures represent an integral part of the educational curriculum.