University of Nebraska Medical Center

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

We offer both clinical and research training opportunities to students, residents, and fellows, including providing patient care for a range of digestive and hepato-pancreato-biliary diseases.

Our experienced faculty members have expertise in such specialties as hepatitis, cirrhosis, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatic disease, cancer of the upper and lower GI tract, and motility disorders. Faculty members also support a world-renowned liver and intestinal transplant program through UNMC's primary clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine.

Our faculty are involved in active clinical and basic research programs at both UNMC and the Veterans Administration Nebraska-Iowa Health Care System.

Division Chief

Dr. Fedja Rochling is a gastroenterologist and hepatologist who focuses on patients with liver disease, liver cancer, and short bowel syndrome. His clinical research focuses on all aspects of intestinal failure in collaboration with members of the Intestinal Rehabilitation Program. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Transplant Hepatology.

More About Dr. Rochling

Fedja Rochling, MD

Contact Information for the Division

                              982000 Nebraska Medical Center
                              Omaha, NE 68198-2000

                              Phone numbers:
                              Academic Office: 402-559-6209
                              GI and Transplant Hepatology Fellowship: 402-559-4356
                              Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship:402-559-4195

Meet the Division Administration Team