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Oncology Speech Therapy

If you’re experiencing problems with speech, language or other issues with jaw movement, cancer speech therapy at Saint Vincent Rehabilitation Services can offer a treatment plan that’s right for you. Our specialized speech-language pathologists offer comprehensive evaluations and on-on-one individualized treatment plans for both prehabilitation (before cancer treatment) and rehabilitation (during and after cancer treatment).

Our therapists specialize in the following treatments and procedures:

  • Conduct objective evaluation of swallowing, including Modified Barium Swallow (MBS) and Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES).
  • Manual Modalities to treat Radiation Fibrosis
  • Artificial Larynx Training
  • Management and education on Trans-esophageal Puncture (TEP)
  • Helping patients wean off of Feeding Tubes
  • Manual therapy for head and neck Lymphedema - Learn more

Our cancer speech therapy program can help if you:

  • Are experiencing speech and language problems
  • Have difficulties eating and swallowing
  • Have limited jaw movement/opening
  • Are having trouble with your memory or concentration
  • Are having trouble forming words
  • Need artificial larynx training
  • Have trouble with vocal quality

Lymphedema Treatment

Here at Saint Vincent Rehabilitation Services at the Cancer and Wellness Center, our Speech Language Pathologists Therapists are all certified in the treatment of Lymphedema of the head and neck. Please visit our Lymphedema page to learn more about how we can help you manage your Lymphedema.

Learn More

To learn more about speech therapy at Saint Vincent Cancer and Wellness Center or to schedule an appointment, please give us a call at (508) 363-6805.

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