Morning Checkup” FEES swallowing evaluation

Morning Checkup: FEES swallowing evaluation

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Samaritan Medical Center is offering a new diagnostic tool for analyzing swallowing problems.

Samaritan lead speech pathologist Shannon Keyes was on the hospital's Morning Checkup segment to talk about the FEES swallowing evaluation.

FEES stands for fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing and is a noninvasive way to analyze a patient’s swallowing problems.

Keyes explains how it works in the video.

You can also find out more by calling 315-785-4088.

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