Jefferson University Hospitals

Lactose Intolerance

If something doesn't feel right after every time you eat ice cream, drink milk or add cheese to a favorite dish, you are probably lactose intolerant. For a complete and accurate diagnosis, consult the specialists of the Jefferson Digestive Health Institute.

The Jefferson Digestive Health Institute offers a full range of clinical services in gastroenterology and hepatology, including diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, motility and liver transplantation. Our gastroenterologists and hepatologists deliver some of the foremost care for all types of digestive diseases. We focus major attention on pancreatic and gallbladder disorders and have a well-respected liver disease program. Advanced testing at Jefferson includes endoscopic ultrasound and manometric studies. We also offer consultative services for nutritional and inflammatory bowel conditions.