Speech Therapy

Ellett Memorial Hospital’s certified Speech Language Pathologist evaluates and treats two major areas of disability in Adults and Children:

Communication/Cognition and Swallowing

Some of the diagnoses treated Speech Therapy include

  • Dysphagia/Swallowing Disorders
  • Esophageal Disorder Management
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Pediatric Speech/Language Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Stuttering and Dysfluency
  • Voice Disorders, Polyps
  • FREE Childhood Developmental Screening

Who would benefit from Speech Language Pathology (SLP) Services -

A person may want to discuss the need for Speech/Swallowing services with his/her physician if they are experiencing difficulty with:

    • Expressing thoughts
    • Speaking/Reading/Writing
    • Interacting through conversation
    • Hearing others
    • Understanding what is spoken
    • Chewing or swallowing foods/drinks
    • Memory or reasoning
    • Delayed childhood speech development