Rehabilitation can be a crucial component to head & neck cancer care. Unfortunately, as a result of cancer treatment, there can be changes to speech, voice, swallowing and/or various other functions. Having a rehabilitation team experienced in caring for head & neck cancer patients can greatly improve the overall outcomes of the rehabilitation process. The Head & Neck Cancer Center of Texas offers patients comprehensive and interdisciplinary collaboration between the physicians as well as the speech pathologists to allow for the best possible outcomes. In addition to clinical expertise, the skilled clinicians have the most advanced techniques and methods available to evaluate and treat the unique needs of every rehabilitation patient.
The Head & Neck Cancer Center of Texas speech pathology department is the largest of it’s kind in North Texas and offers comprehensive evaluation, education and therapy as needed throughout the cancer treatment process and after. Rehabilitative services are available at several locations and also offer convenient Saturday appointments. Here is a brief description of some of the rehabilitative services offered. More comprehensive information including educational videos can be found at: www.PracticalSLPinfo.com