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Division of Digestive Diseases

The Division of Digestive Diseases at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is dedicated to advances in clinical science, state of the art clinical care, and the education of future leaders in digestive and liver diseases. Our division withholds a longitudinal commitment to providing care for patients with common and complex gastrointestinal and liver diseases.  Our multidisciplinary teams of physicians and advanced practice providers are available to provide expert medical consultation as well as diagnostic and therapeutic gastrointestinal procedural expertise in all areas of digestive health. Our board-certified physicians offer patients the latest, evidenced-based treatments and comprehensive, specialized care for all types of gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary disorders.

We provide comprehensive services for pancreaticobiliary diseases, motility disorders, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), liver diseases, general problems in digestive health, nutrition, women’s health, and colorectal cancer screening. We take a team approach to care of all digestive diseases. Our experts include board-certified physicians and other specialty-trained professionals who offer leading-edge diagnosis and treatment options.

About the Division

The UMMC Department of Medicine’s Division of Digestive Diseases strives for excellence while caring for Mississippians. Our expert team is ready to care for you and your family. Our collaborative practice of hepatologists, endoscopists, and gastroenterologists is dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of digestive and liver diseases.

Dr. Hosseini-Carroll

“The best part of being in the Division of Digestive Diseases is my work with the fellowship and training programs. I enjoy the continuous learning and passing of knowledge from one generation to the next.” 
Pegah Hosseini-Carroll, MD
Digestive Diseases Faculty