Speech Therapy

Wellmont Health System's experienced speech therapists are specially trained to diagnose and treat of a variety of speech, voice and language disorders. These caring experts can help with fluency, rhythm or speech-quality problems.

Speech disorders can have a number of causes:

  • Hearing loss
  • Stroke
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Mental disability
  • Traumatic brain injury

Because speech disorders are often related to neurological, psychological or physical conditions, Wellmont's care teams may include a primary care physician, neurologist or psychiatrist in addition to a speech therapist. Each member of this team plays a vital role in supporting and counseling patients and their families on how to cope with the many challenges that may be experienced with speech disorders.

Outpatient Speech Therapy

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