Speech Pathology

The Allied Health Speech Pathologist is available to provide support for neonates with feeding difficulties, in collaboration with parents/carers and other health professionals and can provide:

  • pre-feeding assessment and promotion in readiness for oral feeding for the pre-oral infant
  • evaluation of suck feeding and recommendations/modifications for safe feeding, adequate hydration and nutrition
  • individualised feeding programmes.

Contact us

Tel: (08) 6458 2776
Fax: (08) 6458 2775

Location

King Edward Memorial Hospital
Ground Floor, B Block
Located in the Social Work Department

Operating hours

On-site at KEMH
8.30am to 12.00pm Wednesdays

On-call on pager 8384 at all other times