Laryngectomy Range Overview
At Sentient Healthcare, we provide a comprehensive range of high quality products which have been specifically designed for laryngectomees.
Our laryngectomy range provides the solutions needed to help you manage all aspects of living with a laryngectomy including airway protection, skin management, communication, comfort and cleaning. It includes laryngectomy tubes, stoma filters, airway protectors, cleaning products, suction machines and more.
Our experienced product specialist team have product knowledge that is second to none and truly understand the users’ needs and we are here to support them and their healthcare team in any way that we can.
You can browse our laryngectomy product range below as well as useful resources for healthcare professionals and laryngectomees and their families below, including free downloadable resources, FAQs, articles and useful links.
What is a Laryngectomy?
A laryngectomy is the surgical removal of the larynx or ‘voice box’, which connects your nose and mouth to your lungs and protects them by keeping fluid and food in the oesophagus and out of your lungs.
A laryngectomy affects your speaking, swallowing, and breathing. A laryngectomy is a serious but necessary treatment for people who:
- have cancer of the larynx
- have sustained severe injury to the neck
- develop radiation necrosis (damage to the larynx stemming from radiation treatment)
A total laryngectomy is usually used to treat advanced stage-three or stage-four laryngeal cancer and also requires a permanent tracheostomy.
Browse our selection of free laryngectomy resources for healthcare professionals, laryngectomees and their families below.
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Laryngectomy 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 laryngectomy product range.
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.