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.