U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders - IFFGD

Organization URL(s)


Other Contact Information

700 W. Virginia St., #201
Milwaukee, WI 53204
1-888-964-2001 (Voice - Toll-free)
414-964-1799 (Voice)
414-964-7176 (FAX)


The International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders(IFFGD) is a nonprofit education and research organization that addresses the issues surrounding adult and pediatric gastrointestinal diseases. Diseases addressed include irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), gastroesophagealreflux disease (GERD), fecal incontinence, Hirschsprung's disease, chronicintestinal pseudo-obstruction, as well as several others. IFFGD isdedicated to finding a cause and a cure for these disorders. IFFGD offers support and educational services to affected people, their families,healthcare professionals, and the general public.

Print Resources

IFFGD publishes a quarterly journal, Digestive Health Matters, which focuses on functional gastrointestinal (GI) and motility disorders in adults and children. In addition to the journal, the organization offers numerous fact sheets and brochures addressing functional gastrointestinal and motility disorders.

Review Date

Thursday, Aug 30, 2012