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Lakes DHB Speech Language Therapy

Public Service, Allied Health

Adult Services

Inpatients and outpatients with communication and swallowing difficulties resulting from stroke, head injury, progressive neurological diseases, age-related disorders.  We are currently able to offer instrumental swallowing diagnostic assessments such as VFSS (Videofluoroscopic Swallow Studies) in conjunction with our Radiology Department, and also FEES ( Fibre Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing) assessments.

We are able to offer home visits if mobility or transport is an issue.

This page was last updated at 10:55AM on June 23, 2021.