VitalStim Therapy

VitalStim Therapy is a noninvasive form of speech therapy that uses electrical current to stimulate the muscles responsible for swallowing. It is the only FDA-cleared device for treatment of swallowing difficulty, a condition called dysphagia. Woman’s speech therapists are certified to treat pediatric patients with VitalStim Therapy.

Dysphagia is commonly seen in patients with:

  • Developmental delays
  • Sensory defensiveness
  • Various syndromes
  • Neurological diseases
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Cardiac lesions
  • Cerebrovascular accident (CVA)

Contact us for more information on VitalStim therapy at 225-924-8709.