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Pediatric Pancreatic Disease


The pediatric pancreas disease program at Children's Health℠ offers multispecialty, integrated care to children from North Texas and around the nation. The team consists of dedicated pediatric pancreatologists along with surgeons, endocrinologists, oncologist, dietitians, child psychologist and pain management specialists, all of who have interest and expertise treating children with pancreas disease. 

Conditions We Treat

  • Pancreatitis
    • Acute pancreatitis
    • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic disease (genetic or congenital)
  • Pancreatic fluid collections
  • Pancreatic insufficiency
  • Pancreatic malignancy/trauma problems


Program Highlights

  • Regularly scheduled clinic sessions dedicated to patient with pancreas disorders
  • On-site diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP and endoscopic ultrasound
  • Research:
    • INSPPIRE - International Pediatric Pancreatitis Research Project
    • PEDI - Pediatric ERCP Database Initiative
    • Epidemiology risk factors and outcome of necoritizing pancreatitis
    • IV ibuprofen to prevent post-ERCP pancreatitis in children

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