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speech therapist

a health professional who is specially trained to work with people to help them communicate clearly. Speech therapists help re-establish communication skills and also make sure that patients can eat and drink.

What happens after treatment for laryngeal or hypopharyngeal ...

... You will need training with a speech therapist to learn ... appearance as well
as your speech and breathing ... If you had radiation therapy, a summary of ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/laryngealandhypopharyngealcancer/detailedguide/laryngeal-and-hypopharyngeal-cancer-after-follow-up

Health Professionals Associated With Cancer Care

... A CRTT or certified respiratory therapy technician may ... speech therapist: a health
professional who is ... Speech therapists help people learn skills to ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/findingandpayingfortreatment/choosingyourtreatmentteam/health-professionals-associated-with-cancer-care

What happens after treatment for salivary gland cancer?

... The speech therapist can play a major role in helping with ... A copy of your
pathology report(s) from any ... If you had radiation therapy, a copy of your ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/salivaryglandcancer/detailedguide/salivary-gland-cancer-after-follow-up

What types of home care services are available?

... Physical therapists can help you to regain the use of impaired or ... With the
therapist's help, you can learn to do more things on your ... Speech therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/findingandpayingfortreatment/choosingyourtreatmentteam/homecareagencies/home-care-agencies-types-of-services-available

What happens after treatment for oral cavity and ...

... Speech and swallowing therapy. ... A speech therapist may help with these. These
experts are knowledgeable about speech and swallowing problems ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/oralcavityandoropharyngealcancer/detailedguide/oral-cavity-and-oropharyngeal-cancer-after-follow-up

List of Health Professionals

... Sex therapy may include ... therapist ... Speech therapists treat patients with exercises
and other techniques to restore speech or other communication ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/document/acsd-007361.pdf

Recovering from the effects of the brain or spinal cord tumor ...

... by physical and/or occupational therapists and perhaps ... and/or as an outpatient
for physical therapy. ... speech is affected, a speech therapist will help ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinadults/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-adults-after-recovering-from-treatment

Recovering from the effects of the tumor and its treatment

... by physical and/or occupational therapists and perhaps ... and/or as an outpatient
for physical therapy. ... speech is affected, a speech therapist will help ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/braincnstumorsinchildren/detailedguide/brain-and-spinal-cord-tumors-in-children-after-recovering-from-treatment

How is salivary gland cancer treated?

... who treats cancer with radiation therapy; A medical ... nurse practitioners, nurses,
nutrition specialists, speech therapists, occupational therapists ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/salivaryglandcancer/detailedguide/salivary-gland-cancer-treating-general-info

How are oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers treated?

... treats cancer with medicines such as chemotherapy or targeted therapy. ... nurses,
nutrition specialists, social workers, speech therapists, and other ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/oralcavityandoropharyngealcancer/detailedguide/oral-cavity-and-oropharyngeal-cancer-treating-general-info