May 3, 2013
Our Laryngectomy Support Group will be holding its monthly meeting on Thursday, May 9 at 12 p.m.
The meeting will be held in the Sister Regina Conference Room on the first floor of the hospital.
The topic for this meeting is the ElectroLarynx device from InHealth Technologies.
A laryngectomy is the procedure to remove a person’s larynx and separates the airway from the mouth, nose and esophagus. The laryngectomee breathes through an opening in the neck, called a stoma.
The public is welcome to attend. If you have questions, please contact the Speech Therapy Department at 734-3475. The meetings for the Laryngectomy Support Group are held the second Thursday of each month at 12 p.m.