The Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Team Clinic
provides comprehensive health care for children and adolescents
with IBD, namely Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, in a
family-centered environment that recognizes the physical,
emotional, behavioral, financial, and social needs of patients and
This clinic uses a team approach in the
assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with IBD.
Find out what to expect during your visit. Learn more »
- Patients and families have access to resources that help in the management of IBD, including the home and school settings.
- Treatment is uniquely tailored for individual patients, and educational resources are provided so that patients of all ages understand all aspects of the condition as well as treatment plans.
- Our team provides guidance for transition of patient care from adolescence to adulthood.
- Clinical care includes access to the ImproveCareNow Collaborative, a partnership between more than 30 pediatric gastroenterology centers.
The IBD clinic at Children's Mercy recently surveyed patients and families to gauge their satisfaction with the clinic's services.Learn more »