Dr. Blom is the co-inventor of the Blom-Singer voice prosthesis that has enabled thousands of people worldwide who have lost their voice because of cancer to have speech restored. As a speech therapist, he has dedicated much of his professional life to the development of voice prostheses and techniques that have made tracheoesophageal voice restoration the preferred method of acquiring speech after laryngectomy. Dr. Blom’s personal experience of fitting thousands of patients with voice prostheses has given him the knowledge and skill to enable patients to quickly regain their voice after laryngectomy.
Dr. Blom receives royalties from InHealth Technologies on all patents and licenses of products he developed. Dr. Blom has no non-financial relationships to disclose.