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Speech and Language Pathology

Speech and Language

The Speech Language Department of North Shore-LIJ offers a variety of services, specializing in the treatment and evaluation of patients with speech, voice, language, cognitive-linguistic and swallowing disorders. Our skilled speech language pathologists provide one-on-one care, aimed at patient’s individual needs and goals. Services are provided to the adult and geriatric population within acute care, inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient settings.

Communication and/or Swallowing Disorders Addressed in Therapy

Dysphagia
  • Swallow function
  • Oral motor skills
  • Vital stimulation therapy
  • Modified barium swallow studies

Aphasia

  • Expressive language
  • Receptive language
  • Augmentative alternative methods
  • Communication assessment and intervention

Agraphia

  • Expressive language

Alexia

  • Reading comprehension
Apraxia
  • Speech production

Cognitive-linguistic Deficits

  • Memory, problem solving, reasoning, planning, insight, judgment, attention, money management, pragmatic skills and visual perceptual skills

Dysarthria

  • Speech and voice function

Voice Dysfunction

  • Pitch, prosody, intonation, loudness and vocal quality

For more information about our services, and program requirements, please contact:
North Shore-LIJ Glen Cove Hospital
Speech Pathology Department
101 St. Andrews Lane
Glen Cove, NY 11542
Tel: (516) 674-7695