Speech and Swallow
Department of Deglutology and Speech-Language Pathology, earlier known as Speech and Swallow Clinic, was established in the year 2016. It has seen a great evolution so far in terms of addressing the wider scope of Speech-Language Pathology in oncological setups. Progress has been in expanding clinical, research, and academic programs to train young SLPs. With an intention to assist professionals in their clinical practice and collaborate in research and academic activities, we thrive to achieve big by touching lives every day.
For safe and effecient swallow
A speciality clinic catering to feeding and swallowing needs of Head, Neck and related cancers
Let us hear you out
A specialty clinic to prevent and treat voice disorders in cancer patients
To speak is to express
A specialty clinic addressing the needs of communication in individuals affected by Head and Neck Cancer.
What you eat matters
A specialty clinic addressing the needs of quality of food flavors in individuals affected by Head and Neck Cancer.
Beyond the consultative care
A rehabilitation clinic helping patients to recieve care at home.
Speech is a right, not a previlage
A specialty clinic addressing the needs of individuals who have undergone Total laryngectomy.
Hegde, P. S. Factors affecting 100cc Water Swallow Test. Journal of Indian Speech and Hearing Association. Under publication (2020).
Hegde, P. S. Early Labial Compensation for Lingual Sounds Post Partial Glossectomy: A Case Report. Journal of Indian Speech and Hearing Association. Under publication (2020).
Aanya A, Hegde PS, Fernando CA, Thakur S, Rao V. Intolerance to pungent spices among patients receiving radiation and chemotherapy for head and neck cancers. Oral Oncol. 2020;102:104517.
Hegde PS, Aanya A, Joshna BM, Thakur S, Rao V. Gustatory dysfunction in non-oral irradiation for head and neck cancers [published online ahead of print, 2020 Mar 16]. Oral Oncol. 2020;104642.
Krishnamurthy, R., Balasubramanium, R.K. & Hegde, P.S. Evaluating the Psychometric Properties of the Kannada Version of EAT 10. Dysphagia (2020).
S. Subramani, M. V. Achuth Rao, D. Giridhar, P. S. Hegde and P. Kumar Ghosh, "Automatic Classification of Volumes of Water Using Swallow Sounds from Cervical Auscultation," ICASSP 2020 - 2020 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Barcelona, Spain, 2020, pp. 1185-1189
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#217, 2nd floor, Tower 4, HCG Hospital, KR Road, Sampangiram Nagar, Bengaluru - 560027
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