Karsh Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

The Karsh Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology offers trusted care from doctors and researchers who have pioneered many of the diagnostic techniques and surgical treatments widely used to treat digestive and liver diseases. Consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the best hospitals in the nation, Cedars-Sinai can provide every known procedure available for gastrointestinal (GI) disorders and GI tract surgery. The dedicated care team of specialists works to advance the field and improve the quality of care for patients dealing with these unique challenges.

Clinical Programs & Services

Focusing on every aspect of diagnosis and treatment of children and adults with IBD, using extensive research and expertise.

Identifying and treating acute and chronic pancreatitis and cancers of the pancreas and bile ducts using advanced endoscopic technologies.

From colonoscopies to endoscopies, routine gastrointestinal screenings can help identify potential issues as early as possible

Leveraging the latest research to aid in diagnosing dysmotility disorders of the GI tract, including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

An integrated approach, using state-of-the-art techniques, to diagnose and treat patients with a variety of esophageal disorders.

Holistic approach to providing advanced diagnostic and treatment options for those with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

Providing innovative patient care to those with liver diseases, including liver cancer and viral hepatitis, as well as genetic, cholestatic, drug-induced, autoimmune and alcoholic liver diseases.

A multidisciplinary team dedicated to diagnosing and treating patients with small bowel diseases, such as celiac sprue and other malabsorptive disorders.

Advanced endoscopic techniques to treat a variety of GI disorders, including achalasia, fistula, GI tract tumors, strictures, and bile duct and pancreatic ductal stones.

A comprehensive approach to screening and evaluating pancreatic cancer with experts from multiple specialties.


Researchers and doctors at Cedars-Sinai have pioneered gastrointestinal endoscopy and continue to be at the forefront of leading-edge tests and treatments now used by specialists worldwide. Learn more about our current digestive and liver disease research.

Learn more about the wide range of digestive and liver disease clinical trials, aimed at discovering and making new treatments available for our patients as soon as possible.

There are a number of fellowship programs for graduate studies, continuing medical education and other professional opportunities within Digestive and Liver Diseases.

Conditions We Treat

We provide diagnosis and treatment for virtually every known type of digestive and liver disease.

Whether you're looking for a second opinion or you've been newly diagnosed with a digestive or liver condition, we've treated people who had similar challenges. Learn more about how Cedars-Sinai care teams use revolutionary diagnostic procedures and treatment techniques to improve the quality of our patients' lives.

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