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Sara Ekerol

Job title
  • Specialist Acute SLT
Telephone number
  • Unknown
Associated services
Further information

I currently work on the acute inpatient wards where I assess and support patients with swallowing and/or communication difficulties. I get to work with people with a wide range of conditions where speech, language or swallowing is implicated including COPD, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis and various other neurological conditions.

I have also previously worked in outpatient/community settings which have provided me with a good awareness of how patients can be, and might need to be supported post hospital discharge.

A caring and holistic approach to patient contact is a really important value of mine, whether it be focused on rehabilitation, compensation/adaptation or end of life care.