The Pancreas Center, part of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Cincinnati Children's, is uniquely focused on pancreatic care.

Pancreas Care Center

The Cincinnati Children’s Pancreas Care Center is one of the only centers in the United States that is dedicated to caring for children with pancreatic diseases. Our multidisciplinary team treats patients from around the world, taking a centralized approach to provide diagnosis and effective therapies, including pain management.

In addition, Cincinnati Children’s is one of a few hospitals in the country offering total pancreatectomy and islet auto-transplantation (TPIAT) for children with debilitating chronic pancreatitis.

Patients come to the center from across the country and around the world to receive expert diagnosis and advanced care for acute, recurrent and chronic pancreatitis, as well as pancreatic tumors, pancreatic insufficiency and pancreatic birth defects.

The center works closely with the National Pancreas Foundation and is part of the #3 ranked GI Division in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

More Information

Learn more about some of conditions we treat and treatment options available, including:

Genetic Testing 

Genetic testing for pancreatic disease causing gene defects:  

About the Center

We have one of the only dedicated pediatric pancreas care centers in the country, featuring an extensive team of specialists to help with rapid diagnosis and the most advanced treatments.

Conditions Treated

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Read about the variety of pancreatic disorders we treat, from pancreatitis to pancreatic masses, tumors and trauma.

Contact Us

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To reach the staff of the Pancreas Care Center, call 513-803-2123 or email