Dysphagia refers to swallowing difficulties such as difficulties with chewing and/or swallowing liquids and/or solids. Swallowing disorders are common in adults who have suffered a stroke, diagnosed with a brain tumor, suffered a traumatic brain injury as well as degenerative diseases such as Parkinson's disease.
Our registered Speech-Language Pathologists can help assess your swallow and ensure you can safely enjoy a meal.
If you have questions or not sure who to book with for your communication concerns, we are just an email or phone call away!
Dysphagia (Impaired Swallowing)
Book if you are experiencing the following:
- Difficulty chewing
- Coughing or choking when eating and drinking
- Sensation of food getting "stuck"
- Pain when swallowing
- Problems managing saliva (ex. drooling and/or choking on saliva)
- Disinterest, isolation related to eating or drinking