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Why Choose The Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute

Cleveland Clinic’s Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute (DDSI) provides patients with the most advanced level of medical and surgical care, primarily focused on the safe and proven treatment of disorders related to the gastrointestinal tract. Of the top digestive disease centers in the United States, DDSI is the first of its kind to unite all specialists in one unique, fully integrated model of care – aimed at optimizing the patient experience. Our program has been ranked second in the nation by U.S.News & World Report since 2003, and first in Ohio since 1990.

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We can help you choose the top specialist from our pool of digestive disease physicians and gastroenterologists.

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Departments & Centers

Our physicians, surgeons, nurses and other health care professionals work together in areas of expertise to provide the highest level of patient care.

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For Medical Professionals

Learn more about the educational and career opportunities available from Cleveland Clinic's digestive disease and surgery subspecialties.

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Young Mother Thankful for Unique Surgery

Nov 23, 2016

“I am so grateful to the entire team of Cleveland Clinic caregivers who helped me, from physicians and nurses, to the people who brought me my meals and cleaned my room. Every single one of them played a role in my recovery."
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An Extraordinary Gift From A Sister-In-Law

Aug 1, 2016

"It's a humbling experience when you start looking for a live donor and people actually start to volunteer, because it is a dangerous procedure for them."
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Mother Makes Her Health A Priority With Bariatric Surgery

Jun 2, 2015

“My first appointment was with a nutritionist, but I also met Dr. Bencsath. Everyone at Twinsburg, from the receptionist to the nurses and doctors, was great. I knew this is where I wanted to be.”
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