T’zuna Bria Publishing Company, LLC
#313, 100 Springdale Road, STE. A3
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
Tel: (856) 433-1110
|Swallowing and Feeding Therapy.
This service evaluates and treats clients with swallowing (dysphagia) feeding problems that have interfered with a person's growth, health, nutrition and development.
Approximately 80% of children with feeding problems have a medical condition (active or resolved) which relates to their feeding difficulties. The feeding difficulties typically demonstrate one or more of the following forms: failure to thrive, failure to advance texture, over selectivity of food, bottle or tube dependence, total or partial food refusal, oral-motor dysfunction, dysphagia and vomiting.
The primary goal is to promote safe, efficient eating using mature oral-motor patterns appropriate for the textures of food offered. Evaluation and treatment will take into account the following systems which have an effect on the success of oral feeding:
T'zuna Bria Speech and Feeding services works closely with nutritionist, Kelly Dorfman, to improve the patient's mechanical oral motor function and increase variety, texture and volume of solid foods.