Vocal Dysfunction

The speech pathology team at Penn Therapy & Fitness provides skilled clinical assessment of swallowing, voice and speech for people who have been diagnosed with a variety vocal dysfunctions.

Penn Therapy & Fitness therapists can provide rehabilitation services to manage conditions related to vocal dysfunctions including (but not limited to):

  • Vocal cysts
  • Vocal nodules
  • Vocal paralysis  
  • Vocal polyps

By partnering with the other clinicians on your care team, we provide personalized care from an experienced, multidisciplinary team. This approach facilitates improved quality of life during and after treatment. 

Your Penn Therapy & Fitness therapist will work with you to develop a rehabilitation plan that’s right for you, including:  

  • Passy Muir Valve evaluations
  • VitalStim® Therapy with Experia unit
  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) program
  • Standardized cognitive and language testing
  • Clinical evaluations of swallowing
  • Multi-Dimensional Voice Analysis

Our therapists are certified by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. We will work with your entire care team to provide care focused on restoring function, optimizing potential, and seeking the best outcomes possible for our patients.

Our vocal dysfunction therapies are available at the following Penn Therapy & Fitness locations: