Debra Krahel, CEO of Respiratory Technology Corporation (Restech), presented on Oropharyngeal pH Testing at the 2017 Voice, Swallow & Airway Conference in Florida.
The Voice, Swallow & Airway Conference is hosted by Medical Speech Language Pathologist of the Palm Beaches (MedSpeech) and The Voice and Swallow Center, Inc. Medspeech is a private practice providing state-of-the-art speech language pathology evaluations and treatments to individuals who are unable to afford services. The co-host, The Voice and Swallow Center, Inc., is a non-profit agency dedicated to providing education, research, and advanced diagnosis for voice, swallowing and airway disorders.
From May 5-7, 2017, the conference hosted 31 speakers, including Restech’s CEO, Debra Krahel. Ms. Krahel, MS, Speech Language Pathology, has a strong passion for education and research in voice, airway & swallowing disorders, and laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR).
Ms. Krahel participated in the rehabilitation strategies, evaluation, and treatment portions of the conference. She discussed both reflux and Restech during her presentation entitled “Oropharyngeal pH Testing: Clinical Indication and Considerations for Therapy”. She also introduced the innovative technology Restech offers compared to other devices on the market. To conclude her presentation, Krahel emphasized the importance of objective testing in the diagnostic process, and the role the data plays in creating a personalized treatment plan for the patient.
Restech develops and markets transformative diagnostic technologies to accurately diagnose and better manage reflux. Restech’s patented technology is employed throughout the US and globally, providing greater patient comfort, simple in-office placement, and highly accurate results. These unique diagnostic tools are helping to evolve the standard of care for patients with reflux, providing physicians with the necessary data to transform the algorithm of care for millions of patients.
For more information on the Dx-pH Measurement System, please Call 800.352.1512 or visit www.restech.com.