Speech Therapy

We assist your patients change behavior patterns that impeded communication and treatment.

At Baylor Scott & White Health, the multidisciplinary rehabilitation team includes speech therapists, also called speech-language pathologists, who assess, diagnose and treat disorders related to speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, swallowing and fluency.


You many consider a referral to speech therapy if you have a patient who has recently suffered a stroke or traumatic brain injury. Patients with the following conditions may also qualify:

  • Parkinson's disease
  • Motor neuron disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Huntington's disease
  • Cancer of the head, neck and throat
  • Voice problems

Some of the therapies the speech-language pathologists at Baylor Scott & White use include:

  • Muscle strengthening
  • Alternative communication methods, including automated devices
  • Compensatory strategies (to swallow without choking or inhaling food or liquid)

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Use our online tool to refer your patient to speech-language pathologist at Baylor Scott & White Health.

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