The Swallowing Center at Hebrew Healthcare

Inpatient Services

SDX offers fiber optic assessment to diagnose oropharyngeal dysphasia (FEES). Clients can also have a FEES in a group home setting.

Recommendations:

  • Treatment
  • Diet modifications
  • Hydration
  • Oral hygiene and dental care
  • Compensatory strategies
  • Oral-motor and swallowing exercises
  • Facilitation techniques

For our inpatient services, we contract with the facility (hospital, rehabilitation center) to bringFEES services right to the patient's bedside. We use licensed speech pathologists to perform FEES testing. To arrange services at your facility, please contactkatrina@swallowingdiagnostics.net.​

Outpatient Services

A valuable program is now being offered by Hebrew Health Care’s Rehabilitation Department and Swallowing Diagnostics, LLC. Together we are providing comprehensive outpatient dysphasia services including the Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) and VitalStim™ Therapy, which uses neuron-muscular electrical stimulation to strengthen swallowing musculature. Services are offered at an attractive clinic location at:

Hebrew Health Care
1 Abrahms Boulevard
West Hartford, CT