You have recently been referred to one of our internal medicine specialists (aka internist) by your family veterinarian, and I am sure you may be wondering what to expect. First of all, we are so sorry that you even need us, as this means that your pet must be quite ill, and you are worried and stressed. Please know that we are here for your pet, we are very experienced at what we do, and will also do the best we can to help you through the process of healing and recovery of your beloved furry family member.
This video demonstrates the proper use of an esophageal feeding tube (aka esophagostomy tube). We will discuss food preparation, patient positioning, proper feeding techniques and