Singapore Swallowing Specialist
The website for dysphagia services and CTAR
Comprehensive Swallowing Assessment and Treatment
For patients and healthcare professionals
For hospitals, nursing homes and other healthcare institutions
For speech therapists and other healthcare professionals
For hospitals, government agencies and nursing homes.
Singapore Swallowing Specialists (SSS) is a network of healthcare professionals specialized in dysphagia care, as well as an informative website and blog on swallowing difficulties (dysphagia) management. SSS blog provides useful informations and tips on dysphagia management and it is followed by speech therapists and healthcare professionals from around the world.
SSS was initiated by the Mr Yoon Wai Lam (Founder of Speech Therapy Works) in 2015. Wai Lam is a well known speech-swallowing therapist and dysphagia trainer in Singapore and in the region. He is the inventor of the Chin Tuck Against Resistance (CTAR) swallowing therapy exercise that is currently practiced worldwide.
SSS has a wide network of multidisciplinary healthcare professionals with special interest in swallowing management from both public and private healthcare institution. Our missions:
- To provide comprehensive and cost effective assessment and treatment to individuals with swallowing difficulties.
- To provide support to other healthcare professionals dealing with swallowing difficulties in Singapore and in the region.
- To create more awareness on swallowing difficulties / dysphagia.