David Michael Troendle, MD $$

Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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David Troendle, M.D., is a board certified gastroenterologist at Children’s Health℠ who specializes in pediatric endoscopy and pediatric pancreatic disorders. He is the Director of Pediatric Endoscopy and the Director of the Pediatric Pancreas Center. He is also an Associate Professor of pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Troendle earned his medical degree from UT Southwestern, where he later completed his pediatric residency and fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology.

Dr. Troendle has clinical interests in advanced therapeutic endoscopy in children, including endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS).

He’s received various awards for clinical research in pediatric endoscopy, including the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Endoscopy Prize on several occasions.

Dr. Troendle is currently studying technical and clinical outcomes in pediatric endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) while evaluating training techniques to use in advanced therapeutic endoscopy for pediatric practitioners. He is also a participant in the INSPPIRE consortium, an NIH sponsored international collaborative dedicated to studying ways to better diagnose, evaluate and treat pediatric pancreatitis.

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2007)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern - Children's Medical Center (2014), Pediatric Gastroenterology
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Gastroenterology
  • Research Interests

    • Development of training methods in advanced endoscopy
    • Endoscopic outcomes in patients with recurrent and chronic pancreatitis
    • Endoscopic Ultrasound applications in pediatric populations
    • Post-ERCP pancreatitis and its prevention
    • Technical and clinical outcomes in pediatric ERCP
  • Publications

  • Professional Activities

    • ASGE (2013)
    • NASPHGAN Endoscopy and Procedures Committee (2013)
    • NASPHGAN ERCP Special Interest Group (2013)
    • INSPPIRE Consortium (2012)
    • TSGE (2012)
    • American Board of Pediatrics (2010)
    • National American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) (2010)
    • Texas Medical Board (2010)
    • Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas (2007)
  • Awards and Honors

    • D Magazine Best Pediatric Specialists (2018-2020)
    • Cook Medical Travel Award - Indiana University ERCP Workshop (2014)
    • NASPGHAN Nutrition University Travel Grant Award (2014)
    • NASPGHAN Endoscopy Prize - Best abstract (2014)
    • Pediatric Senior Fellow Symposium Award - Best poster - UT Southwestern (2014)
    • W.W. Caruth Research Fellow's Award (2014)

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