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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. Cleveland Clinic is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.

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Our Doctors

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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Online Virtual Visits

You can stay connected to your healthcare team though virtual visits, using your smartphone, tablet or computer. Ask your provider about what options are available.

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Patient Stories

Patient Stories

Nick Hunter graduated from Kent State University.

College Grad Recovers from COVID-19, 4 Years After Double-Lung Transplant

Jul 30, 2020

“Life has been kind of a miracle for me in the past, over the past four years. I've been able to hit the reset button on my illness and really live life the way I've always wanted.”
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Michelle underwent a 14-hour uterus transplant that paved the way for her to give birth to baby Cole.

Born Without a Uterus, Woman Gives Birth After Uterus Transplant

Jul 20, 2020

“My life has changed completely. It's so much better knowing you have a tiny human that will love you unconditionally.”
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Four organ transplant recipient, Brian Stanley, with his wife, Karrie, after undergoing his kidney and liver transplant.

Man Receives Four Transplanted Organs, "Happy to be Alive!"

Jul 15, 2020

“I really believe my purpose in life is to promote organ donation and give back by helping people on the organ waiting list.” Brian emphasizes. “I’m so happy to be alive!”

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Concerned about getting a colonoscopy?

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A colonoscopy exam can save your life.

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