Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital > Services & Departments > Physical Rehab > Speech Therapy
The Power of Expression
At Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital our speech-language pathologists are an integral member of a patient's team, comprised of physicians, nurses, physical and occupational therapists who develop a comprehensive treatment plan for each patient.
Susan B. Allen speech-language pathologists hold a master's degree in communicative disorders and sciences and are qualified to diagnose, prescribe and provide treatment for children and adults. They are certified by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and licensed by the State of Kansas.
Who Benefits from Speech Therapy?
Anyone of any age — from birth through seniors — may be referred for evaluation and therapeutic intervention for communication and swallowing disorders resulting from:
Types of Communication Disorders Treated
Speech-language pathologists provide diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitation services for a wide variety of communications disorders. Our therapies include:
Services are provided in several settings in the hospital, on an outpatient basis, and in the home through Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital's Home Health Care agency.
For more information about the services provided by the rehabilitation department, please call (316) 322-4580.