Comprehensive Pancreas Program

Matthew DiMagno, MD
A Message From Our Director

Welcome to the Michigan Medicine Comprehensive Pancreas Program. We are recognized by the National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) as a Center of Excellence – the only such center in Michigan. Our faculty have served in national leadership positions for the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE).

Patient Care

  • Over 1000 annual clinic visits 
  • A multidisciplinary clinical team of over 45 medical experts
  • Our clinical care comprises treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI), acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis (autoimmune and hereditary), pancreatic pseudocyst, cystic fibrosis, and pancreatic tumors (cysts, intraductal pancreatic mucinous neoplasm, pancreatic cancer, pancreatic surgery, ampullary cancer). Learn more


  • Over $10 million dollars in active funding in 2017–2018
  • Over $21 million in funding over the last 5 years 2013–2018

Our robust research infrastructure and collaborative environment supports our investigators conducting both basic and clinical research - ultimately accelerating the pace of discovery. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other agencies support basic and clinical research studies in acute pancreatitis, pancreatic cystic disorders, and other conditions involving the pancreas. Learn more.


We educate medical students, residents, and anticipate offering a one-year Pancreatology Fellowship Training Program in the near future. In addition, we offer continuing medical education (CME) opportunities to community physicians as well as support groups for our patients. Learn more.