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Obi is a revolutionary adaptive eating device for individuals with upper extremity strength and mobility limitations. Through the use of customizable accessibility switches, Obi allows the user to control what they eat and when!

How it works

With the momentary touch of a customizable switch, Obi allows users to select between four compartments of food and command when the food is captured and delivered to the mouth. Obi is controlled by any part of the body that can activate a switch. The simple and intuitive operation allows the users to be in control!


Obi was designed to make the user’s eating experience as easy, intuitive and enjoyable as possible. Obi users are able to relax and eat with ease.


Obi Robot is proud to be a contracted vendor on the Federal Supply Schedule, which means that qualifying Veterans can get Obi at no cost.

We are honored to work with the Veterans Health Administration network to provide independent eating to our Veterans!

Obi has been successfully funded by many sources. We are here to help answer all your funding questions. Click below to learn more!

Veterans: Obi is on the Federal Supply Schedule and Veterans who qualify are able to get Obi at no cost. The process is typically quick and the team at Obi is ready to help you! Thank you for your service!

Many Methods for Control

Obi is controlled by any part of the body that can activate a switch. Obi is compatible with many switches that utilize a 3.5mm headphone jack adaptor.

Watch How Obi Works With Different Switches »

Pressure Switches
Pad Switches
Light Touch Switch
Pillow Switches
Sip & Puff

Obi users may have the following conditions:

  • ALS
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Amputation
  • Brain Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Motor Neuron Disease
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Other Conditions Impacting Upper Extremities

Connect with one of our Obi Experts to see if an adaptive eating device is right for you, your patient or loved one!

There are several ways to experience Obi the adaptive eating device to see if it is right for you, your client or loved one!

Clinician Resources

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Obi is available in over 20 countries! Let us connect you to a global partner.

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