Speech Therapy

Phone: (201) 710-2737
Fax: (201) 453-4113

Speech Language Pathology

At HackensackUMC Palisades, we offer diagnostic and therapeutic services in Speech Language Pathology to meet the needs of children and adults. Our services are provided by a team of professionals who focus on the medical, therapeutic and educational needs of our patients and their families. HackensackUMC Palisades' rehabilitative program includes both inpatient services offered to patients in the hospital, as well as outpatient care available at the physical medicine department.

Our Team of Specialists

Our speech therapists have extensive experience in the assessment and treatment of adults and children who may exhibit difficulties with language, sensory, motor, social, feeding and developmental skills. In addition, we have bilingual (Spanish/English) therapists to address different language needs.

Our growing team of SLPs has the pleasure of serving a diverse community of patients requiring support in various areas, including:

  • Auditory processing disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Craniofacial anomalies, including cleft lip and palate
  • Cognitive deficits
  • Degenerative disorders
  • Developmental delays
  • Down syndrome
  • Dysphagia-Adult/Pediatric
  • Feeding/swallowing difficulties
  • Fluency
  • Language/learning and speech disorders
  • Neurological-based disorders
  • Pervasive developmental disorders (including autism)
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
  • Voice disorders

After a comprehensive evaluation, a treatment plan is developed and we provide an interdisciplinary approach to promote maximum functional development for our patients.

For further information, or to schedule an appointment, please call the Speech Language Pathology department at (201) 710-2737.

Referrals may be faxed directly to our clinic from your doctor's office.