9933 Lawler Avenue, Suite 122,
Skokie IL 60077
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Phone: 1-(847) 257-0130
            1-(847) 423-2626

Fax:     1-(847) 257-0231
            1-(847) 972-1903

Speech Therapy

5 Star Healthcare, Inc. Thumb speechemploys Speech Language Therapist sometimes called speech therapists. Speech Therapists assess, diagnose, treat, and help to prevent disorders related to speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, swallowing, and fluency.

Speech therapists work with people who cannot produce speech sounds or cannot produce them clearly. Patients with speech rhythm and fluency problems, such as stuttering; Patients with voice disorders such as inappropriate pitch or harsh voice; those with problems understanding and producing language. Speech therapists also works  to improve patients communication skills by modifying an accent; and those with cognitive communication impairments  such as attention, memory, and problem solving disorders. They also work with people who have swallowing difficulties.

Following your evaluation, your speech therapist will develop a personalized treatment plan in conjunction with your physician.




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