Speech-Language Pathology/Swallowing

Speech-Language Pathology Services

Rusk's Speech-Language Pathology Department was established in the 1950’s as a component of the multidisciplinary rehabilitation service model developed by Dr. Howard Rusk. The department is engaged in clinical service, research, and graduate training in a rehabilitation medicine environment. It is internationally recognized for its contributions to the speech-language pathology profession and medical specialty area of rehabilitation medicine.

Rusk’s Speech-Language Pathology/Swallowing Department includes evaluation & treatment for:

  • Adult Neurogenic Communication Disorders
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Pediatric Feeding/Swallowing Disorders
  • Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation
  • Voice Disorders 
  • Outpatient Community Programs

Patients wishing to receive Rusk’s speech-language pathology services must have a physician’s referral.

Download a referral form that your doctor can fill out.