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UC Davis Heath has an active gastrointestinal motility program, which specializes in the diagnosis, therapy and research of functional and motor disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. We are the premier provider of gastrointestinal motility services in the Sacramento region.

A dedicated clinic is located at: 

Midtown Ambulatory Care Center
3160 Folsom Blvd, Suite 3500
Sacramento, CA 95816
916-734-2737

Diagnostic services are provided at:

UC Davis Medical Center
GI Endoscopy Suite
2315 Stockton Blvd, South 3
Sacramento, CA 95817
916-734-4576

Common Gastrointestinal Disorders

  • gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • achalasia and other esophageal motor disorders
  • functional or non-ulcer dyspepsia (NUD)
  • gastroparesis
  • bacterial overgrowth
  • irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • chronic constipation
  • fecal incontinence

It is estimated that gastrointestinal  motility disorders, functional bowel disorders and gastroesophageal reflux disease affect about 30 percent of Americans and comprise about 40 percent of the gastroenterology problems for which patients seek care. Although these problems may seriously impact quality of life, great advancements have been made in the available technology to diagnose and treat these diseases. At UC Davis Health, we offer a multidisciplinary approach  to diagnose and treat these conditions. Our esophageal and motility team has extensive training and experience in the entire spectrum of motility techniques using state-of-the-art equipment