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.