Speech Therapy

Speech Therapy

Advanced Therapies Speech and Language Therapy Assist Those with Speech, Language and Swallowing Disorders

Certified speech-language pathologists at University Hospitals offer a wide spectrum of speech therapy services for adults with speech, language, cognitive and swallowing disorders:

  • Apraxia of speech and dysarthria
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Head and neck cancer therapy
  • Hearing impairment and cochlear implant recipients
  • LSVT therapy
  • Neurological disorders
  • Speech and language disorders
  • Speech articulation disorders/phonological disorders
  • Stroke/ cerebral vascular accident (CVA)
  • Stuttering and cluttering
  • Swallowing problems (dysphagia)
  • Tracheostomy/ventilator dependency
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Voice and resonance disorders
  • Voice and swallowing therapy

High-Tech Diagnosis

Our speech therapists ensure the highest quality and coordinated care for our patients. Working closely with the patient and family members, therapists use the latest high-tech tools to diagnose voice and swallowing disorders, including:

  • Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES)
  • Modified barium swallow tests (MBS)
  • Nasendoscopy
  • Videofluoroscopy
  • Videostroboscopy