Weisman Children’s Infant Feeding Program provides individualized treatment to your baby to establish a safe and enjoyable feeding experience. During your inpatient stay you will learn techniques from our Speech-Language Pathologists who are highly trained in feeding therapy. Treatment sessions focus on improving feeding and swallowing skills, as well as encouraging you to participate in therapies to support ongoing growth and development.
You are a valued member in the care of your child and our healthcare team acknowledges the importance of personalized care.
Possible diagnoses for the program may include:
Failure to thrive
Vocal cord dysfunction
Our program provides:
Spacious and child friendly rooms allowing the opportunity for you or a caregiver to stay overnight and a sibling program available during your training
Healthcare team consisting of physicians, nurses, speech-language pathologists, registered dietitian nutritionists, care coordinators, social workers, child life specialists, physical, occupational, and respiratory therapists
Transportation provided for training as needed
Healthcare team to schedule follow-up appointments upon discharge