Excellant for transport of the food bolus to the oropharynx.
Especially useful for the individual who has had surgery on the tongue. After placing food on the spoon, it is presented as far back in the oral cavity as possible. When the operating knob is pushed forward, the pusher delivers the food from the spoon onto the base of the tongue.
Patient's accept this aid more because it resembles regular flatware. Made of plastic and stainless steel. Spoon is 6 1/2"L (17 cm). Spoon bowl is
1"W (25mm) and 1 1/8"L (29 mm).
Can be taken apart for cleaning and sterilizing.