C. Difficile and Dysbiosis Program
At the Clostridium Difficile and Dysbiosis Program at Children’s Hospital, Dr. Maribeth Nicholson focuses on the treatment of severe, recurrent and refractory C. difficile infection. Our program also works to treat the non-infectious problems C. difficile infection and other similar infectious diseases can cause.
Patients in our clinic must have a referral from a specialist in gastroenterology or a family pediatrician.
Conditions We Treat
- Clostridium difficile colitis
Meet Your Care Team
Maribeth R. NicholsonMD, MPH
- C. difficile/Dysbiosis, Esophageal Diseases, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Interventional Endoscopy, Nutrition, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Sari A. AcraMD, MPH
- Esophageal Diseases, Functional Bowel Disorder, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Interventional Endoscopy, Nutrition, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Why Choose C. Difficile and Dysbiosis Care at Monroe Carell
- Exclusive care
As dysbiosis treatment has evolved, procedures used even in recent years may now be considered outdated. Children’s Hospital boasts the only specialized pediatric dysbiosis program of its kind in the nation. Our integrative approach to these conditions ensures your child will receive the most leading-edge care and treatments.
- Traditional and holistic care
Dr. Nicholson has treatment expertise using both traditional medication and probiotic therapies following diarrheal illnesses.