The Speech & Language Therapy department provides a service to assess, diagnose and treat disorders of communication and swallowing.


  • Inpatient assessments and therapy for communication and swallowing disorders
  • Outpatient assessments and therapy for voice and swallowing disorders


Inpatients are referred to Speech & Language Therapy via the referral form which should be faxed to 0151 529 4989. Please call if your are unsure whether we cover your ward.

Outpatients are usually referred by GP or consultant. Please telephone us if you wish to discuss a referral to our out-patient service.