3470 S. Sherman St.
Englewood, CO 80113
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The Carter Swallowing Center effectively treats adults and teenagers with dysphagia due to a wide range of conditions. We have particular expertise with difficulty swallowing related to
Wondering if you are a candidate for treatment at the Carter Swallowing Center? Call or email us to find out more information!
Swallowing therapy is almost always covered by medical insurance. The Carter Swallowing Center accepts and is in-network for the following insurance plans:
Medicaid is not accepted. However, we can treat Medicare patients who have Medicaid as their secondary insurance.
We also offer an affordable out-of-pocket rate for our services, and we accept credit cards for payment.
Most medical insurances require a doctor’s prescription for swallowing therapy. Just have your doctor fax us a referral for “swallowing evaluation and treatment.”
If you had previous swallowing therapy or x-ray swallowing tests, that is helpful information for us to have when we see you. Let us know where and when you had your tests and/or therapy, and we’ll get the information we need from the hospital.
The Carter Swallowing Center treats patients from around the country who are seeking therapy options for their swallowing difficulty. Out-of-state patients typically come for 5-, 10-, or 15-day intensive swallowing treatment.
In order to make the most out of your visit, it is helpful to have swallowing tests, such as a modified barium swallow study (MBS), completed prior to arrival.
Ask your local healthcare providers to fax or mail us the following information:
Once we receive all of your medical information, we’ll contact you to discuss if treatment at the Carter Swallowing Center is appropriate for your particular condition.
We can provide recommendations for local hotels that offer a “medical discount rate” when we schedule your appointment.