Enteral Tube Program
HOW CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL BOSTON SUPPORTS PATIENTS WITH ENTERAL TUBES:
The Enteral Tube Program at Boston Children’s Hospital includes doctors and nurses with expertise in many specialties including but not limited to gastroenterology, nutrition, radiology and surgery. All together, our team has some of the best clinicians in the country when it comes to helping families manage pediatric enteral tubes.
For more information about our enteral tube services, please call 617-355-6058.
LEARN ABOUT US
Enteral tubes, also called “feeding tubes,” provide way a to allow children of all ages who are unable to eat enough by mouth, to safely receive the nutrition they need to grow. Enteral tubes can also help children receive critical medications that they are unable to swallow. See how the Enteral Tube Program is leading the way with its family centered approach to care of children with enteral tubes.
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