Stanford Children's Celiac Disease Center

For Patients and Their Families

Our team of pediatric Celiac experts provides your child with expert care, from initial testing and diagnosis through long term disease management.

Our multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists, social workers, registered dieticians, and nurse educators work collaboratively to address all of the facets of life that may be impacted by celiac disease. Our team is dedicated to holistic and family-centered care, supporting children manage celiac disease and thrive in all domains of life.

Our team has a strong relationship with our adult GI colleagues, allowing for a smooth transition of care as your child advances into adulthood.

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Our Care Team

Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Gastroenterology

Alison Kotzen

Nurse Practitioner



Kari Ksar

Nurse Practitioner



Lisa Henegar

Registered Nurse



Garret Forshee

Licensed Clinical Social Worker



Kristen Wiley

Clinic Coordinator

Research Benefits

Our researchers are actively involved in basic and clinical research studies. Your child has the opportunity to participate in clinical studies and to benefit from any research advances that are related to improved patient care.

If you wish to be involved in our current research efforts, please feel free to contact us at

Contact Us

If you have questions about our Celiac Disease Center, please feel free to contact us at  650-721-6993.

 For new patients, seeking appointments with one of our doctors, contact us at: 650-721-2250, option 1.