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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’s "Best Hospitals" Survey since 2003, and first in Ohio since 1990.

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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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2018 Cleveland Undy Run/Walk

2018 Cleveland Undy Run/Walk

Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Proceeds benefit colon cancer research at Cleveland Clinic.

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Express Care Online Virtual Visits

Select patients can now see our providers online using their smartphone or computer. Ask your doctor if virtual visits are right for you.

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Patient Stories

Patient Stories

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Innovative Surgical Technique Treats Young Mom Diagnosed with Rectal Cancer

Mar 22, 2018

“Before coming to Cleveland Clinic, I thought a permanent colostomy was my only option. Because I’m likely to survive a long time, I’m so grateful that I’m going to live my life normally.”
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Colon Cancer Patient Attributes Recovery to Coordinated Team of Physicians and Nurses

Feb 28, 2018

“I had great confidence in the relationship between Dr. Kessler and Dr. Khorana. It was clear they were in constant contact about my care and worked very well together. For me, that was an extra level of reassurance and confidence that we’re all part of the same team.”
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Bariatric Surgery Patient Sheds Pounds and Defeats Diabetes

Feb 22, 2018

“It helped going in to know that I had the best on my side. The team was, and continues to be, there for me. Eight years out, and they are still there for me. It hasn’t been an easy process, but with a positive attitude and sticking to doctor’s orders, I’ve never felt better in my life.”
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Concerned about getting a colonoscopy?

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A colonoscopy exam can save your life.

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