• Also known as a Videofluoroscopic Swallowing Study (VFSS)
  • Modified Barium Swallow Studies can be done with both adults and infants/children at our hospital.
  • Radiology procedure that provides a direct, dynamic view of the anatomy, physiology and biomechanics of the following:
    • Oral stage (mouth and tongue)
    • Pharyngeal stage (throat, back of tongue)
    • Upper esophagus during swallowing
  • Outpatient procedure that typically task 10-15 minutes to complete.
  • Thorough evaluation that helps determination neuromuscular function to drive treatment and help make recommendations for diet textures and strategies to help with swallow safety.