Intestine Transplant Patient and Family Resources

The Pediatric Intestine Transplant team at Children’s knows the concerns of parents with a child in need of a small bowel transplant.

If your child is having an intestinal transplant — or if you simply want to know more about this treatment option — we hope these resources will help answer your questions and give you peace of mind.

Helping Your Child Understand Intestinal Transplantation

Hearing from other children who have had small bowel transplants can help parents and young patients learn what to expect before, during, and after transplant surgery.

Intestinal Transplant Safety Tips and Best Practices

Successful recovery and care after a small bowel transplant extends well beyond the hospital stay.

See these tips to help care for the medical and emotional needs of your child once he or she goes home after an intestinal transplant.