Inpatient Voice Speech and Swallowing
Inpatient Voice, Speech and Swallowing services are tailored to the needs of acutely ill patients who may be experiencing difficulty swallowing and/or who are unable to communicate their needs. Clinicians evaluate a patient's ability to eat and swallow safely using state-of-the-art technology to visualize the swallowing mechanism.
A broad spectrum of diagnostic and treatment modalities are available, including:
- Fiber optic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
- Passy-Muir Valve Evaluation
- Aphasia/language Disorders
- Cognitive/Linguistic Disorders