Dysphagia | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • Are there lifestyle changes I can make that will help dysphagia?
  • Are there medicines that treat dysphagia, and do they have side effects?
  • Will I need surgery? Are there other options?
  • Is dysphagia sign of another health condition?
  • Can you show me some swallowing techniques or exercises that may improve dysphagia?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 09/09