Duke's speech-language pathologists provide comprehensive services for a wide range of communication and swallowing disorders. We help you overcome challenges following traumatic brain injury or stroke, as well as communication problems related to progressive conditions like ALS, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, and dementia. Our goal is to create a therapy plan that helps you or your loved one return to work, school, and family activities, and enjoy the best possible quality of life.
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Why Choose Duke
Using Technology to Your Benefit
We incorporate tablets, smart phones, computers, and other devices you may already use daily into your treatment plan. We help you practice what you learn in therapy and apply it to your daily routines.
The Latest Therapies
We keep up with the latest research to enhance your treatment. Our speech-language pathologists attend conferences and meetings to stay current on best practices. We meet regularly to discuss difficult cases and determine the best treatment approach.
Breadth of Experience
Our speech-language pathologists have undergone advanced training, and many have advanced certification in specialized areas. They have years of experience working with people like you, who may benefit from therapy related to communication and swallowing concerns.
Nationally Recognized Experts
Our speech-language pathologists share their expertise by presenting information and research and by teaching professionals around the country and the world. Our combined skill and leadership mean you work with some of the most knowledgeable and experienced speech-language pathologists in the U.S.
Duke University Hospital is proud of our team and the exceptional care they provide. They are why we are once again recognized as the best hospital in North Carolina, and nationally ranked in 11 adult and 9 pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report for 2021–2022.