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SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital

Passeig Sant Joan de Déu, 2, 08950 Esplugues de Llobregat

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Javier Martín de Carpi

Paediatrician specialist in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Head of the Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Department

Expert in

Gastrointestinal and hepatic pathology in children and adolescents


Spanish, English, Italian and German

I am a paediatrician at the SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital since 2004. I am a doctor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Zaragoza. I specialised in Paediatrics and Specific Areas at the Hospital Miguel Servet, Zaragoza. I have a Master's degree in Paediatric and Adolescent Nutrition and Diet Therapy from the University of Zaragoza and a Master's degree in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Paediatric Nutrition from the University of Barcelona. I am an expert in performing and interpreting diagnostic-therapeutic endoscopic tests and techniques. I have been coordinating our Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unit (UCIEII-P) since 2008, an illness to which I have devoted the majority of my healthcare activity. "I love to enjoy the mountains with my family, in both summer and winter. I relax by skiing alone with my mp3 device".


  • PhD in Medicine and Surgery. University of Zaragoza.
  • Complemented training in Paediatric Hepatology. La Paz Children's Hospital (Madrid). Paediatric Hepatology and Hepatic Transplant Department.
  • Master’s degree in Nutrition and Diet Therapy in Children and Adolescents. University of Zaragoza. 
  • Master’s degree in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. University of Barcelona. 
  • Resident medical intern in Paediatrics. Miguel Servet Hospital. Zaragoza, 2001.
  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery. University of Zaragoza, 1995.


International experience

  • Complemented training in Paediatric Gastroenterology. University Department on Paediatric Gastroenterology, Royal Free Hospital (London).

Scientific activity

  • Author of over 30 scientific papers published in national and international journals, and of a number of chapters in reference books on Paediatric Gastroenterology.

How to request a treatment in SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital

Our hospital is dedicated to comprehensive care for women, children and adolescents.