Speech Language Pathology (Speech Therapy) focuses on the evaluation and treatment of individuals with speech, language, cognition, and swallowing disorders.

Specializations

  • Improving Communication
  • Video swallow study (X-ray)
  • Swallowing disorders rehabilitation
  • Voice disorders
  • Stroke & neurological rehab
  • Cognitive & traumatic brain injury rehabilitation

Having trouble swallowing?

Dysphagia, or trouble swallowing, can be caused by many factors. Signs of swallowing disorders may include:

  • Coughing or choking while eating
  • Becoming short of breath during or after meals
  • Pain with swallowing
  • Persistent throat clearing after swallowing
  • Sensation of food getting stuck in your throat
  • Inability to swallow

How therapy can help

Our trained speech therapists can:

  • Conduct videofluoroscopic (X-ray) swallowing studies
  • Offer diet recommendations and eating strategies
  • Design individualized therapy program, including home exercises

If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, contact your health care provider and request a referral for Speech Therapy.