Are you having trouble talking? Do you lose your voice often? Do problems with you voice affect your job or your ability to have conversations? Do you have trouble swallowing and enjoying the foods you love? If you suffer with any of these problems, then speech therapy at Flagstaff Medical Center may be just what you need. Speech therapists, also known as speech-language pathologists help people who have problems talking or communicating. They may help people who have trouble swallowing because of developmental delays, accidents, disease or illness. Speech therapists work with children and adults having problems with attention, memory, speech, voice, language and communication. If you are unable to do your work or enjoy the activities you love, consider Speech Therapy at Flagstaff Medical Center.
Speech Therapy can help with the following:
- Head and neck disorders
- Problems resulting from a stroke (CVA), Traumatic Brain injury (TBI or CHI) or a spinal cord injury (SCI)
- A tracheostomy or if you have been on or are dependent on a ventilator
- Problems from neurological disorders such as Parkinson's, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) or Muscular Dystrophy
- Developmental delay
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
- Memory/cognition issues
- Cancer, especially throat and facial cancers
- Problems with activities of daily living for any reason
- Cognitive problems
Our specialized programs include:
- Voice lab
- Parkinson's LSVT LOUD
- Pediatric assessment
The speech therapists at Flagstaff Medical Center help you and/or your child lead a fuller life. If a voice, attention, cognition, speech or communication problem has affected your life, consider seeing us. If you have been dependent on others, we help you move to independent living. Our holistic approach, emphasizes self-care and prevention, without drugs or pharmacy interventions. Sometimes an injury or illness affects everyone you love, so we include your family and your loved ones in your plan of care and work with all of you to set and achieve your goals. We want to help you maximize your quality of life.
For more information, please call 928 773-2125.