AM970's HealthNavigator Features Raritan Bay Medical Center's Dr. Borislava Burt and Heidi Sperling
-Importance of prenatal care and how autism affects speech to be discussed-
By: Raritan Bay Medical Center
Dr. Borislava Burt, an obstetrician/
Later in the show, Abe Kasbo will be joined by Heidi Sperling, a speech pathologist at Raritan Bay Medical Center. Sperling will explain what a speech pathologist is and the types of issues and conditions she treats. Sperling will also explore various speech and language problems often found in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and will highlight the importance of early intervention in the treatment process.
Listeners are invited to tune in to HealthNavigator on AM970 The Answer every Saturday at 3PM. HealthNavigator is hosted by Abe Kasbo, and is sponsored by Raritan Bay Medical Center with locations in Perth Amboy and Old Bridge, NJ.
About Raritan Bay Medical Center
With hospitals in Old Bridge and Perth Amboy Raritan Bay Medical Center (RBMC) is a New Jersey state-designated primary stroke center, a recipient of the American Stroke Association and American Heart Association Get with the Guidelines® – Stroke Silver Plus and Heart Failure Gold Performance Achievement Awards, recognizing the optimal care of stroke and heart failure patients. The hospital is one of less than seven percent of hospitals nationally to achieve Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence three times and is ranked in the top 10 percent of New Jersey hospitals in surgical care according to the NJ Hospital Performance Report. For more information, visit rbmc.org. For a physician referral call 1-800-DOCTORS. To learn more, visit rbmc.org (http://www.rbmc.org/