Outpatient Dysphagia Clinic
This service provides assessment, treatment, and management of adults 18 and over who have or are suspected of having swallowing dysfunction.
Services provided may include:
- A clinical swallowing assessment and / or education
- Instrumental assessment (Modified Barium Swallow / Videofluoroscopic Swallow Study, Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing)
- Referrals to other services or programs
The clinic does not assess or manage patients with suspected esophageal abnormalities.
Service Providers May Include
speech-language pathologists (SLPs)
Patients must be 18 years or older.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.