Speech Pathology Clinic at Flinders Medical Centre
Paediatric Speech Pathology Clinic
Function: The FMC Paediatric Speech Pathology Clinic provides services to children below four years of age. We can assist with issues such as:
- fussy or problem feeders
- tube weaning
- cleft lip and palate (includes feeding and complex
- language and speech development)
Videofluoroscopy Swallow Screen (VFSS) is also available.
Patients in the community who require speech pathology services not provided through FMC (such as delayed language development or stuttering) may access them through their local community health centres, schools and kindergartens, Intellectual Disability Services Council, Novita Children’s Services.
Consultants: Speech Pathologists
Location: Department of Speech Pathology & Audiology, level 6
Telephone: (08) 8204 5933
Fax: (08) 8204 8941
Hours: Monday to Friday
Referral details and information for GPs
Internal and external referrals are accepted. Please contact us to discuss eligibility. Parents may refer children with feeding concerns and appointments are prioritised based on clinical need.
Visit SALHN specialist and outpatient clinics to access referral and management GP guidelines.
Referral forms and processes are outlined in the outpatient referral process section.