Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a group of disorders characterized by inflammation of the small intestine and colon. The Crohn's and Colitis Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital is a unique and innovative model in the care of patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and offers treatment for patients with IBD from all over the world.
At the Crohn's and Colitis Center, we take a true multidisciplinary approach which includes physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nutritional services, mental health services, mind-body medicine, stress management, educational programs, surgery, endoscopy, infusion therapy and access to the latest research, medications and clinical trials, all part of one state-of-the-art center.
Our leadership in IBD research means you will have access to the newest therapies and advanced endoscopic and surgical techniques for treatment of these challenging diseases.
We recognize that when people are ill, it affects their whole person. The path to wellness requires support and understanding of each and every patient’s individual needs. Our goal is for everyone to take an active, informed role in their journey to wellness. We will supply you with the tools you need to feel better and will help you learn to use those tools to stay well.
Why Choose Us?
The BWH Crohn's and Colitis Center consists of some of the most accomplished Crohn’s and Colitis specialists, researchers, and educators in the world. We continue to lead the way in innovative research for IBD and are at the forefront of the latest clinical trials, surgical techniques and medications available. The Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center unites the expertise of gastroenterologists, radiologists, nutritional health experts, surgeons and researchers to deliver comprehensive, innovative care.