The Side Biter by Gnosh, Inc
100% Made in the USA
The Side Biter is a specialized, innovative FDA Class 1 medical device for use with people from over age 2 years of age who have physical, neurological, oral motor, sensory food aversions, feeding or swallowing impairments.
This 3-level device provides a systematic approach that gradually allows therapeutic amounts of food to enter the mouth which stimulates sensory-muscular skills and exercises the lips, tongue, jaw using
flavorful, real food.
The Side Biter system gradually and safely supports the development of safe, effective chewing, side biting skills, lateral-rotary tongue motion in the oral phase of eating and leads to improved oral motor, food acceptance and swallowing abilities.
The wide rubber handle offers the patient hand-to-mouth self-feeding opportunities for all ages.
Not intended to be a feeder (i.e., spoon)
Hot & soapy water, dishwasher safe or boil for 10 minutes.
See cleaning instructions enclosed.
NOTE: Do not use with nuts, seeds
or other sharp foods.
Includes device and all components
No Separate Parts
To Choke On
Class 1 Medical Device
Lifespan Application for patients ages 2 -102 years
Offers Dysphagia Therapy methods using this FDA registered Class 1 medical tool for systematic therapeutic chewing & swallowing practice
Nutritive Chewing for improving functional eating and swallowing skills
Designed with patient self-feeding independence in mind