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Pediatric Celiac Disease Clinic

The Pediatric Celiac Disease Clinic cares for approximately 500 children and teens up to age 18 from our region. Patients suspected of Celiac disease are expedited at referral so that investigations and treatment can begin quickly. Treatment is entirely nutrition based. Your team includes physicians, dietitian, nurse, social worker, and child life. Patients are seen regularly for health maintenance to maximize healthy personal development and educational achievement. As a Celiac Disease Centre of Excellence, patients have access to the most advanced and effective care in Canada. The Adult Celiac clinic at the McMaster site assures a smooth transition to adult care.

For more information, visit the Gastroenterology and Nutrition Clinic page for patients and families.

Patients/Conditions To Refer

Children and Youth suspected of having Celiac Disease

Resources

Growing Up Healthy with Celiac Disease Newborn Screening Ontario

Growing Up Healthy – Workbook

Gluten Free Diet – Right Choice

Eating More Fibre on a Gluten Free Diet

Referral & Contact Information

Referrals

Phone: 905-521-5013, Press 1

Download referral form and fax to 905-521-2627.

Assessment Options

  • In-person visits
  • Virtual consultations

Estimated Wait Times

Patients with Positive TTG Serology on a diet containing gluten will receive an expedited assessment