GI Disorders and Diseases in Children with Autism
In 2010, the American Academy of Pediatrics published a supplement addressing the recognition and treatment of Gastrointestinal Disorders in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders and offered specific recommendations to primary care doctors and pediatric gastroenterologists. In 2012, they offered additional and expanded guidance.
Dr. Riley works closely with the Northwest Autism Foundation to find ways in to increase access to appropriate medical services for these chidren. If you have a child with autism that suffers from chronic gastrointestinal symptoms, feel free to call and schedule an evaluation with Dr. Riley.