Gastrostomy Tube Video

Before your child’s Gastrostomy Tube surgery at Mary Bridge, please complete all three of the following:

  • Watch the video below
  • Log on your child’s MyChart and complete the post test
  • Schedule UGI radiology appointment

All of these must be completed before the surgery appointment or it may be cancelled and rescheduled to a later date.

The Gastrostomy Tube video includes:

  • Introduction to G-Tubes – how a button g-tube works
  • G-Tube Care and Maintenance – basics skills to keep the tube and site clean
  • Addressing Common Problems – and where to call with questions or concerns
  • Parent Stories – interviews with parents about their g-tube experiences

You can choose to view the entire video, or go straight to a specific section in the video playlist, by choosing one in the upper left hand corner.