The primary mission of UNM Health System's Center for Digestive Diseases (UNMH-CDD) is to provide New Mexicans with the highest quality patient care in complex gastrointestinal and liver diseases. The physicians at the UNMH-CDD are talented academics and have wide-ranging clinical expertise.
Gastroenterology at UNM Health System
Our dedicated team of physicians, nurses and support staff are committed to providing expert care and treatment options to fit each patient’s needs with the goal of improving their health and quality of life. We also serve as a referral center to provide support for other gastroenterologists in the Albuquerque community and to provide second opinions for patients with complex gastrointestinal and liver problems.
Types of conditions our physicians specialize in include a wide-range of gastrointestinal diseases like:
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Liver diseases and transplants
- Motility disorders
- Pancreatic and biliary diseases
- Colon cancer
- Esophageal and gastric diseases
- Small intestine diseases
- Diarrheal malabsorptive disorders
UNMH-CDD maintains a leading-edge endoscopic facility recognized by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy for high quality. We have expertise in all diagnostic and therapeutic G.I. procedures including:
- Upper endoscopy
- Capsule (pill-camera) endoscopy
- Pancreas and biliary endoscopy including endoscopic ultrasound and ERCP
- Liver biopsy
- Esophageal and anorectal manometry
We are dedicated to serving as your resource for digestive disease questions and to provide the best treatment options for your digestive diseases.