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Audiology and Speech Pathology Services, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Director: Lucille B. Beck, Ph.D.
Public Information Contact: Cathy Greener

Address: 
VA Medical Center, 50 Irving Street, NW
Washington
DC
20422
Voice: 
(202) 745-8578
Phone2: 
(202) 745-8270
Fax: 
(202) 745-8579
Last Updated Date: 
April 29, 2014
Description: 

Audiology and Speech Pathology Services of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides high-quality, comprehensive, state-of-the-art clinical services to eligible veterans. Diagnostic and treatment services are offered in a timely manner and in an environment that fosters respect, communication, and compassion. Audiology services include evaluation and treatment of hearing loss and tinnitus, along with assessment of balance problems and, in some locations, balance rehabilitation. Diagnostic auditory and vestibular assessment, provision of hearing aids and assistive and alerting devices, cochlear implant management, and auditory rehabilitation also are available. Speech pathology services include evaluation and treatment of speech, language, voice, and swallowing disorders.