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Laryngectomy Support Group Plans Meeting

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.

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