Gastroenterology | Hacksensack, NJ Pediatric Gastroenterologist

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Hackensack Pediatric Gastroenterologists Dedicated to Your Health

Here at the Riverside Medical Group in Hackensack, NJ our expert team of pediatric gastroenterologists is committed to providing personalized treatments for children suffering with all types of gastrointestinal, liver or nutritional problems.  Our dedicated digestive specialists work right alongside our patients and their families in designing personalized treatment plans.  Call our Hackensack office and schedule your consultation today.

Hackensack Digestive Specialists

10 1st Street
Hackensack NJ 07601

Phone: 551-257-7005
Fax: 201-293-0402

Monday: 7 am – 4 pm
Wednesday: 7 am – 4 pm

For any Pediatric appointments or additional questions, please contact Stephanie Hilario at [email protected].

Our Hackensack Practice’s Approach

Nobody wants to watch their child suffer.  With that said, the pediatric gastroenterology specialists here in our Hackensack office are committed to providing your child with the best plan of action for the care and treatment of their conditions.  Our board-certified pediatric gastroenterologists strive to enhance the overall quality of your child’s life.

Here at the Hackensack office, our patients are greeted by a friendly team of professionals who take a great deal of pride in making certain that both you and your child are comfortable in our friendly atmosphere.  We want all our patients to feel at ease communicating with us, especially when we are gathering medical histories and data needed to design a personalized treatment plan for your child. Whether at your consultation, your examination, or your ongoing treatment here in our Hackensack office, we want you and your child to feel every bit at home in our clinic. 

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Providing Comprehensive Care for Infants, Children & Teens

Family-Centered Care & Individualized Treatment Plans
There are many challenges that come into play when your child is stricken with digestive or liver issues. The pediatric gastroenterologists here in Hackensack are diligent in their efforts to work with you and your child and design a personalized treatment plan specific to their every need.   

As we all know, family plays an integral role in all aspects of any child’s life, which is why we encourage that all family members participate in the diagnosis and treatment of your child.   

long Term Plans
There is a wide range of digestive and/or liver conditions such as Celiac or Crohn’s disease that are chronic and present with many challenges for your child.  These types of conditions require individualized, ongoing treatment plans which is what our experienced gastroenterologists are trained to do. We design and develop preventative, long-term treatment plans for your child that are specific to their individual needs and recommend treating with the same GI doctor or digestive specialist each time, every time.     

Some of the conditions we treat:

  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon cancer screening and prevention
  • Diagnosis and management of complicated and/or advanced liver disease including transplant referral
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal disease
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Biliary/pancreatic disease
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Women’s issues in gastroenterology

Tests, screenings and treatements:

  • 24 Hour pH testing
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic hemostasis for acute GI bleeding
  • Endoscopic coagulation therapy
  • Endoscopic treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Esophageal manometry
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Laser endoscopy
  • Placement of biliary stents for carcinoma
  • Therapeutic and diagnostic endoscopy of all types
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Pediatric Gastroenterologist

With 4 Pediatric Gastroenterology locations in New Jersey, the Riverside Medical Group is your convenient digestive health specialists in the area. 

With the help of our Pediatric GI Doctors, Riverside patients have access to onsite testing, routine checkups, and advanced medical technology. Our Pediatric specialists are here to be partners in the health of your child. 


For patients in need of acute hospital care, the Riverside Medical Group offers care through our network of affiliated hospitals. We are affiliated with surrounding hospitals (opens in new window) including: Holy Name Medical Center, Palisades Medical Center, CarePoint Health, Hackensack UMC, Columbia University, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, The Valley Hospital, St. Joseph’s Healthcare System, Clara Maass Medical Center, and Jersey City Medical Center.

Schedule Your Appointment Today

If your child is suffering from common lactose intolerance, complex liver disease, Crohn’s disease or any other digestive condition, rest assured, we are the team for you. The pediatric gastroenterology specialists here in Hackensack are dedicated to providing the utmost care and treatment for your child. Contact our office and schedule your consultation today. We look forward to meeting you and to helping to improve your child’s quality of life.