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Motility Disorder Resources

World-Class Leadership In Motility Disorders

Families travel from across the country to meet Carlo Di Lorenzo, MD, one of the world’s premier experts in pediatric gastrointestinal motility disorders and the chief of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Dr. Di Lorenzo and Desale Yacob, MD specialize in the evaluation and management of previously unexplained causes of pediatric gastrointestinal dysmotility. Learn more about our Motility Center »



Dr. Carlo Di Lorenzo

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Dr. Desalegn Yacob

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Wireless Motility Capsule Less Invasive Option for Pediatric Patients

Already used for the diagnosis of digestive problems in adults, wireless motility capsules—tiny data recorders that collect information on how food moves through the gut—may also offer an informative and noninvasive diagnostic option for children with gastrointestinal motility disorders, a new study suggests.

Referral Information for Physicians

If you are a physician and want to refer a patient, please complete our online gastroenterology request an appointment form.

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