Services We Provide

Our services include:

  •  Assessing voice, speech and swallowing functions and disorders
  • Designing and implementing treatment regimens
  • Providing endoscopic/videofluoroscopic imaging, upper airway sensory testing and non-invasive monitoring for upper airway and swallowing problems.
  • Reducing risk of aspiration while enhancing oral intake
  • Providing a collaborative center for clinical research on new methods of enhancing treatment outcomes in voice and swallowing disorders.

Procedures and treatments we provide include:

  • Swallowing function testing
  • Evaluation of risk of aspiration
  • Upper airway sensory testing
  • Stroboscopy
  • Electromyography
  • Flexible endoscopic examination of swallowing (FEES)
  • Modified barium swallow
  • New methods for home management of swallowing disorders
  • Voice function assessment
  • Management of vocal fold movement disorders

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