Care Philosophy

Dr. Butzke is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, personalized care to her patients and their families.

About Samantha J. Butzke, MD

Dr. Butzke is Board Certified in Pediatrics and now accepting new pediatric patients (from birth to 21 years) at our Annapolis care center. Dr. Butzke graduated from St. George's University School of Medicine. She then completed her Pediatric Residency at Jersey Shore University Medical Center and her Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship at Nemours Children's Hospital. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN). 

Patients between the ages of 16 -21 can have procedures performed at the Maryland Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy Center (MDTEC) located in the same building as our Annapolis Care Center.  Patients under the age of 16 will have procedures performed in a hospital setting at the Anne Arundel Medical Centers. 

Dr. Butzke treats a range of GI-related conditions such as:
  • Reflux/Heartburn
  • Stomach Pain
  • Vomiting 
  • Constipation
  • Bloating and Gas
  • Blood in stool
  • Loss of appetite 
  • Milk protein allergy 
  • Issues swallowing 
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Diarrhea with blood and mucus
  • Swallowed foreign object
  • Any other digestive issues 


Conditions & Procedures

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux & GERD
  • Anemia
  • Celiac Disease
  • Clostridium Difficile (C.Diff)
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn’s & Ulcerative Colitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Disease
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroparesis
  • H. Pylori
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Disease
  • Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis
  • Pancreatic Disease & Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Colonoscopy (Screening & Diagnostic)
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • IV Therapy

Office Locations

Primary Location

Picture of the Annapolis Office


621 Ridgely Ave.
Suite 201
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-224-4887
Fax: 410-224-1428

Procedure Locations

Having a procedure? It may not always be in the same location where you consulted with your doctor. Check with your doctor to make sure you’re headed to the right place.



St. George's University School Of Medicine


Jersey Shore University Medical Center


Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children

Professional Highlights

Awards & Recognitions

Chief Fellow (Pediatrics GI)

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN)