Owl Medical Supplies carries full ostomy products ranges from Hollister, Coloplast, ConvaTec, Nu-Hope, Salts and more. Finding the right type of ostomy supplies is an essential element for living well with an ostomy. After surgery you leave the hospital wearing a particular brand of ostomy equipment. Many people stay with their initial brand and live happily. However, there is more than one manufacturer of ostomy supplies, as well as more than one way to purchase them. Your ET nurse is a good source of information for new products and for supplier recommendations.
Here are some tips to remember when choosing your type of ostomy supplies:
Always consult with your ostomy nurse first for information and recommendations for your particular situation.
Remember that every person is different and you need to find what works best for you.
You should feel free to experiment with different manufacturers of the same product or different types of products. Call the manufacturer's toll free 800 number and request product samples, or ask your supplier for a sample.
Check with your supplier for suggestions for new products. Ask if they have an ostomy nurse or other knowledgeable staff available to answer questions.
If you don't see an ostomy product that you are looking for on our site, give us a call and we will try to locate it for you.