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The Speech-Language Pathologists in the Feeding and Swallowing Program are highly trained and experienced in working with infants and children who have feeding and swallowing difficulties. Below is a list of some of the areas that we specialize in:
We address feeding and swallowing issues in children who have :
Respiratory and AeroDigestive disorders that can impact feeding and swallowing
Cardio-pulmonary disorders that can impact feeding and swallowing
Gastrointestinal and Growth Issues that can impact feeding and swallowing
Neurological and Neuromuscular Disorders that can impact feeding and swallowing
Congenital abnormalities that can impact feeding and swallowing
Medical treatments that may impact feeding and swallowing
Ingestional injuries (e.g. swallowing detergents or a battery)
Structural or Airway Complications
Genetic Disorders that can impact Feeding and Swallowing
Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD), Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
Behavioral feeding difficulties (e.g. food aversion)Please note this list is not exhaustive.
We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”