The Nutrition Nursing Team are experts in Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition feeding (Artificial Nutrition) and support patients, carers/families and community staff in caring for the feeding tubes and tube site.
Open Access Clinic for Home Tube Fed Patients having tubes placed at the Luton & Dunstable University Hospital or known to Dr Rui Gao – Consultant Gastroenterologist
Clinic name: – Nutrition Nurse only clinic
Clinic Type: Adults & Transition patients (17+ years)
Clinic days/times: Monday to Friday 08.00-12.00 and 13.00-16.00
For patients not known to either Dr Gao or the Nutrition Nursing Team please refer as detailed below.
Detail preferred GP referral process:
Letter to Dr Gao.
Happy to be a point of contact and to give advice regarding internal feeding tubes over the telephone prior to a referral.