The Department of Deglutology Science & Voice Specialty Centre provides Evaluation, diagnosis and management of individuals with dysphagia or difficulty in swallowing and voice problems for all age groups. The department is well equipped with all the available international standardized assessment equipment, interventions and provide Deglutologist (Swallow specialist) consultation. We offer advanced Instrumental evaluations such as laryngoscopy, flexible endoscopic swallowing evaluation, video fluoroscopic swallowing evaluation, MG etc. Adjunctive modalities for the treatment such as NES, EMST etc. also provided. Deglutologist also provide counselling and education to patients and caregivers on strategies for safe and effective swallowing as well as supervise therapy sessions to improve swallowing function. The department consists of full-fledged OPD and Long term IPD care and Instrumental evaluations.
SCOPE OF SERVICES
- Swallowing interventions for all age group
- Post stroke speech and swallow rehabilitation
- Oncology rehabilitation
- Parkinson's swallow rehabilitation
- NGT intubation
- Sleep apnea therapy
- Voice therapy
- Neuro speech Rehabilitation
Meet Our Experts
Muhammed Basim VK
BASLP, P.G. in DSD, CMT (USA) Deglutologist, Medical SLP
Muhammed Basim VK is a Deglutologist and Medical speech language pathologist. He is specialist in voice and swallowing assessment and management. Undergraduate studies in Bachelor of Audiology and Speech language pathology (BASLP) at Naseema Institute of Speech and Hearing in Bangalore, followed by postgraduate studies (Specialization) in Deglutology at Amrita Institute of Medical Science and Research centre, and honoured 1st rank (Gold Medallist). He is certified in Manual therapy for swallowing and voice(USA), Certified in NMES and several international certifications, Keen interest in developing the field of Deglutology and give quality of care to patients and interest in research and advanced treatment modalities, he has hands on training in FEES, VFSS etc. He has good clinical experience with paediatric, head and neck oncology, ENT and neurology cases with swallowing and voice disorders.