Modified Barium Swallow
What to Expect
- Exam will take approximately 30 minutes
- You will need to remove everything from the waist up and wear a gown.
- The speech therapist will ask you to drink and eat a variety of foods coated with barium sulfate.
- The radiologist and speech therapist will observe your chewing and swallowing technique.
- Your test will be interpreted by a board certified radiologist.
- The results of your test will be faxed to your ordering provider.