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Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute

Find the latest information from the globally recognized leader in digestive diagnosis, treatments and surgical innovations.
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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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Doctors & Departments

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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

Sam and Dave Drinnon hope Rylan can lead a healthy life.

Surgery on Baby in Womb Removes Life-Threatening Tumor on Heart

Dec 22, 2021

“Hopefully, he gets to live the life of a normal kid, just with a scar on his chest.”
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Kalil Masri spent 230 days in the hospital from complications related to COVD-19.

Doctor Hospitalized 230 Days From COVID-19 Receives Double-Lung Transplant

Nov 29, 2021

“If a vaccine had been available for me, maybe if I had gotten COVID I would have had milder symptoms and not ended up needing a transplant.”
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Gloria Garden

Former Nurse Prioritizes Her Own Health and Loses 38 Pounds

Oct 6, 2021

“I am feeling so much better, and I can wear clothes that haven’t fit me in a long time. I’m excited about finally reaching my goal.”
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Concerned about getting a colonoscopy?

Don't Be. A colonoscopy exam can save your life.

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