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Dumont-UCLA Intestinal Transplant Program and Intestinal Failure Center

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The Department of Surgery

Division of Liver and Pancreas Transplantation

Dumont-UCLA Intestinal Transplant Program and Intestinal Failure Center

This program offers a comprehensive assessment of adults and children with short bowel syndrome, intestinal failure, and dependence on total parenteral nutrition (TPN). Many treatment options are available including transplantation of the intestine alone, transplantation of the intestine with other organs, rehabilitation of the intestine, medical therapies for the intestine, surgical therapies for the intestine including resection, plication and lengthening. A thorough review of TPN nutritional support is also performed by an experienced team of medical TPN specialist.
CONTACT INFORMATION
Telephone Number
(310) 794-6487 Information and referral
PHYSICIANS & SPECIALISTS
Director Specialty
McDiarmid, Suzanne MD Pediatric Gastroenterology

Physician
Farmer, Douglas MD Transplant Surgery
RELATED LINKS
Specialty
Surgery

Body System Locations
Digestive System
Liver and Pancreas