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    Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

    Chief: George J. Fuchs III, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition offers assessment and treatment for pediatric and adolescent patients with gastrointestinal and liver disease. State-of-the-art diagnostic and procedural services include consultation and follow-up evaluation.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-6211, option 1    Fax: 859-257-1888

  • Specialties

    • Diseases of the gastrointestinal tract in children and adolescents, including constipation and functional gastrointestinal disease
    • Diseases of the liver, including newborn liver disease, acute and chronic hepatitis
    • Emergency services and evaluation for gastrointestinal bleeding and foreign body ingestion
    • Gastroesophageal reflux
    • Inflammatory bowel disease
    • Young Adult Clinic
  • Clinic location

    Kentucky Clinic
    Second Floor, Wing D
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536

    UK HealthCare - Frankfort
    601 Chamberlin Ave., Suite A
    Frankfort KY 40604

    Mailing address

    Department of Pediatrics
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
    138 Leader Avenue
    Lexington KY 40506-9983