Dysphagia Range Overview
At Sentient Healthcare, we provide a range of high quality dysphagia products which have been specifically designed to assist people living with dysphagia to eat, drink and breath with confidence and in comfort. Our range is also designed to help their healthcare professionals with treating the condition.
Our dysphagia range includes the popular EMST150, the CTAR ball and Jaw Rehabilitation System for the treatment of dysphagia as well as the well-known and reliable range of Kapitex dysphagia cups, mugs and spoons for a more comfortable eating and drinking experience.
Our product specialist team have product knowledge that is second to none and truly understand the needs of people with dysphagia and we are here to support them and their healthcare team in any way that we can.
What is Dysphagia?
Dysphagia is the medical term used to describe swallowing problems. It can be caused by any medical condition which affects the structure, strength and coordination of chewing and swallowing muscles.
This can include:
- Parkinson’s disease
- Various neurological conditions and
- Mouth or oesophageal cancer.
Browse our selection of free resources for healthcare professionals and those requiring with swallowing difficulties.
Latest Dysphagia Related Articles
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Dysphagia Product Presentation
Dedicated education and support.
One of our goals at Sentient Healthcare is to provide healthcare professionals across Ireland with the knowledge and support they need to be confident in the prescription and application of our dysphagia product ranges.
Tailored to your needs.
To achieve this, we provide product presentations to groups of healthcare professionals which can be tailored specifically each group’s needs. We can accommodate training for small groups as well as groups of up to 30 and more.
Practical and interactive.
We put an emphasis on practical demonstrations and interactive sessions to ensure that the attendees get the most out of the presentation.
To order a product, request a product presentation, make an enquiry or to get support from one of the Sentient Healthcare team simply click the enquire now button and fill out our contact form. Alternatively, call us on +353 1 832 6509 and select extension 2.