Appointment Information

Doctors Barrett Barnes, Stephen Borowitz and James Sutphen in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at the UVA Children’s Hospital have a great deal of experience and expertise in evaluating and treating infants and children with constipation and/or encopresis. They have conducted research and written about this subject in the medical literature.

With members of the Division of Behavioral Medicine, we have developed a novel “Enhanced Toilet Training Program” that uses behavioral modification techniques to help children understand how to use their muscles correctly while straining.

To Schedule an Appointment

Call 434-924-5321 or 1-800-251-3627 ext. 4-5321

Drs. Barnes, Borowitz and Sutphen see children in the Pediatric Clinics, 4th Floor, Primary Care Center. Office hours are: Monday through Thursday, 8:30 – 4:00

For additional information, please contact the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition at 434-924-2457 or 1-800-251-3627 ext. 4-2457.