speech therapy

Speech Therapy

Speech therapists in ENT Centre of Hong Kong provide the best possible Speech Therapies to those who have speech problems, such as voice disorders and swallowing disorders.

Who need a Speech Therapy Assessment?

With the standardized and non-standardized assessment tools, the speech therapist can give an accurate diagnosis on ones speech and language abilities (>1.5 years old). A speech therapist is also qualified to assess for ones swallowing ability.

If you have any query on yours or your family member's speech, language or swallowing ability, you/ your family member is recommended to come for a speech therapy assessment. The speech therapist will provide you/ your family member with a comprehensive diagnosis and further training recommendation if needed.

What is Speech Therapy?

Speech therapy is a form of treatment for people with voice disorders. Patients usually have abnormal voice changes, their voice may sound raspy, husky, scratchy or there may be a noticeable pitch, volume, or quality change. Speech therapy attempts to correct abnormal voice.

Speech Therapy for Children

Play therapy is designed to help children handle their emotional, social and behavioral problems. Child-Centered Play Therapy is a treatment approach particularly suitable for children to handle their emotional, social and behavioral problems.

Swallowing Disorders

Swallowing disorders can occur at different stages, including oral phase, pharyngeal phase, esophageal phase in the swallowing process. There are three types of Swallowing Assessment / Dysphagia Evaluation, which are Bedside Assessment, Modified Barium Swallow Study (MBS) / Videofluoroscopic Swallow Study (VFSS) / "X-ray" and Fiberoptic Endoscopic Examination of Swallowing (FEES).