Speech Pathology Sydney

If you are looking to improve current communication skills, manage a chronic condition, or enhance your ability to swallow and drink, our skilled speech pathologists can help you. Grow your confidence and enhance your communication with speech pathology today.

What is Speech Pathology?

Speech pathology encompasses all aspects of communication from speech, language, writing, reading, signs, symbols and gestures. At MetroRehab Hospital, our skilled speech pathologists can help with issues such as: difficulty expressing or understanding thoughts using language, reading or writing (aphasia), difficulty with pronunciation, pitch, volume or coordination of speech, and swallowing or drinking.

Who is Speech Pathology for?

Your injury or illness may affect your ability to communicate or swallow. Speech pathology is effective for the management of complex developmental or chronic conditions such as stroke, brain injury, Parkinson’s disease and more.

Benefits

What Can You Expect from Speech Pathology?

Our speech pathologists will assess your individual situation and deliver personalised, practical treatments, programs, exercises or groups to help you maximise your ability to communicate or swallow. Our speech pathologists will work with you in a supportive environment alongside your family, friends or work colleagues to maximise your progress.

Benefit from Our Multidisciplinary Approach

Speech pathology is part of our rehabilitation programs at MetroRehab Hospital in Sydney. Our programs take a multidisciplinary approach to physical rehabilitation that include a range of disciplines personalised to suit your needs. Other services offered by MetroRehab Hospital include LSVT LOUD, (internationally renowned programs for Parkinson’s disease), PD Warrior®exercise physiologyphysiotherapyhydrotherapyoccupational therapy and dietetics.

Referrals

To participate in our speech pathology program, simply obtain a referral from your specialist or general practitioner. Referrals can be completed online at metrorehab.com.au or via fax on 02 9564 3064.

Fees & Charges 

MetroRehab Hospital has established contracts with all major health insurers and the Department of Veteran’s Affairs to minimise your costs. In many cases the fee is covered by the health insurer, however we encourage you to check with your fund if any additional charges apply to your health policy. We also cater for NDIS and iCare participants as well as full-fee-paying patients who may not have private health insurance. For more information please call: 02 8585 4900.