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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 best 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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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

Adam Levitz liver transplant recipient and Rabbi Ephraim Simon living liver donor

Rabbi Donates Second Organ to Stranger, Saves Dying Father of Three

Feb 11, 2019

"Being a donor is my way of thanking God that I can bring a husband back to his wife, a father back to his children."
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Lauren Lipsyc playing tennis

Gastrointestinal Patient Forms Close Bond with Nurses During Multiple Surgeries

Jan 28, 2019

“Coleen and Terri were unbelievably supportive. Without their help, I would not be where I am today. They quickly gained my complete trust and helped me thrive despite a very difficult medical situation. I am so incredibly grateful for the amazing care I received at Cleveland Clinic; it’s unparalleled.”
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Isabel Sweeney and her family

Pediatric Heart-Liver Transplant Patient is a “Walking Miracle”

Jan 28, 2019

“What Isabel went through was awful, but we had the best caregivers and support... Unless I tell someone, or someone asks, you’d never know that she is a walking miracle.”
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