COMMITTED TO INTEGRITY & EXCELLENCE
OUR MEDICAL TEAM
The Center for Communication Disorders’ Clinical Department is comprised of highly-skilled, award-winning professionals who specialize in a wide range of Speech, Language & Communication Science Disorders.
APEX’s Advisory Board consists of esteemed medical professionals specializing in various medical disciplines. This makes APEX the leading innovator in computerized communication disorders.
Roy Sarfati, M.S.,CCC-SLP
Clinical Director & Head of Research and Development
For over 20 years, Mr. Sarfati has served as a Board Certified Speech Language Pathologist. Mr. Sarfati is the developer of the patented APEX SpeechCare System and APEX Telemedicine Remote Rehabilitation System. Each system consists of cutting-edge treatment protocols for Speech, Language & Communication Disorders. In addition, Mr. Sarfati possesses extensive field experience in both private practice and in a variety of hospital settings.
INDEX OF INVENTIONS
APEX SpeechCare System I: STUTTERING (Patented)
Patented treatment developed exclusively towards treating patients who suffer from Stuttering, Cluttering, Apraxia, Dysarthria, Articulation, and other Motor Speech and fluency Disorders.
APEX SpeechCare System II: MIRROR-NEURONS STIMULATION (Patent Pending)
INDUCED SENSORY MOTOR SIMULATION (Patent Pending)
A patent pending treatment applying “Mirror-Neurons” stimulation for patients with: Autism, Dementia, Aphasia, Expressive and Functional Disorders, Memory Loss, Cognitive Dysfunction, and Comprehension.
APEX Remote SpeechCare Rehabilitation System III: TELEMEDICINE
A patent pending rehabilitation treatment protocols combining Audio/Visual/ Interactive formats aimed at treating patients afflicted with congenital and acquired Speech, Language, Cognitive Dysfunction, Memory Loss and other Communication Disorders.
Rehabilitation Clinical Equipment Systems IV: THE ARTICULATORY - LARYNGO - LAB (ALL)
This clinical equipment consists of a variety of patented hardware, software and codes exclusively developed for acute speech-language disorders such as Stuttering. The systems are constantly updated and adapted according to the latest scientific and medical research. The ongoing integration of the latest technological inventions and scientific breakthrough makes the A.L.L. the gold standard for communication science disorders applications.
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION & CERTIFIED SPECIALTIES
Harvard Medical School CME
-Cognitive Neurology (Communication Disorders)
-Anxiety Disorders for Pediatrics - Adults
-Neurology of Behavior (Communication Disorders)
-Alzheimer’s Diagnosis & Management (Communication Disorders)
-Parkinson’s Diagnosis & Management (Communication Disorders)
-Epilepsy Diagnosis & Management (Speech, Cognitive Disorders)
-Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (Communication Disorders)
Mr. Sarfati is certified in the following specialties:
-LSVT Speech Restoration for Neurodegenerative Disorders (Parkinson’s)
-Vitalstim Neuro-Muscular Electrical Stimulation -Modified Barium Swallowing Study Diagnostics -Accent Modification
-Motor Speech Disorders: Articulation -Phonation -Voice Disorders: Resonance -Prosody -Dysphagia Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation -Dyslexia, Apraxia, Dysarthria
-Fluency Disorders. Stuttering, Speech Delay -Dementia, Cognitive Dysfunctions, Memory Loss -Autism (Speech & Communication Disorders)
Mr. Sarfati is currently licensed to practice in Florida, New York, Georgia, New Jersey, and Virginia.
PROFESSIONAL ACCREDITATIONS, AFFILIATIONS, & AWARDS
Mr. Sarfati is a member of American Speech-Language & Hearing Association (ASHA), Young Presidents Club of Mount Sinai Medical Center, International Fluency Association, National Stuttering Association (Founding President of Hallandale Chapter Support Group), and has served as an Expert Panel Member of the International Stuttering Association from 2013 to 2014. Over the past decade, Mr. Sarfati received 14 ACE Awards from ASHA for “Continuing Professional Education Beyond an Academic Degree”.
Mr. Sarfati was the Director of the program provided by APEX Systems to the Florida Department of Education “No Child Left Behind” from 2008 to 2012, and was granted the service designation of “Excellent”
MEDICAL ADVISORY BOARD
Our Advisory Board consists of a Neurologist, Cardiovascular Surgeon, Primary Care Physician, and General Practitioner who focuses on quality control. Our Board members are highly-experienced medical doctors specializing in the relevant disciplines. Our treatment protocols are updated in light of newly discovered research or significant medical breakthroughs.