The Department of Speech, Swallowing, and Hearing at VPS Lakeshore Hospital is an advanced centre that provide comprehensive care for children and adults with speech, swallowing and hearing needs. The speech-language pathologists and audiologists at the department identify and evaluate the disorders by performing thorough examinations and formulate therapy plans based on the personal needs of the patient.
For children with:
Speech & language delay
Developmental delay (cerebral palsy)
Articulation disorder (poor clarity/lisping)
Fluency disorder (childhood stuttering/stammering )
Learning disability (dyslexia,dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia)
Intellectual disabilities (poor IQ/associated with syndromes- Down’s syndrome)
Childhood apraxia of speech
Feeding and swallowing issues (Dysphagia)
For adults with:
Fluency disorder (stuttering /stammering)
Neurological disorders (post stroke/head injury) and neurodegenerative disorders:
Head and cancers
For parents and family
Parent counseling and support
Parent child interaction program
Speech language therapy
Speech language tele-rehabilitation
Tele–rehabilitation provided through video sessions for patients.
Pure tone audiometry
OAE (New born screening /diagnostic)
Hearing aid trial and fitting
Dr. Rajesh Simon, Senior Consultant - Orthopaedics, Trauma & Foot and Ankle writes in detail for the New Indian Express about the Charcot Foot.
Burjeel Holdings has successfully listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) on Monday.
VPS Lakeshore hospital conducted a flat foot camp as part of Indian Foot and Ankle Society week.
കേരള സർക്കാരിന്റെ 'എല്ലാവർക്കും ആരോഗ്യം' ലഹരി വിരുദ്ധ പ്രചാരണം, ഫിറ്റ് ഇന്ത്യ ഫ്രീഡം റൺ എന്നിവയുടെ ഭാഗമായി വിപിഎസ് ലേക്ഷോർ ഹോസ്പിറ്റൽ,
Dr. Shwetha Shenoy - Consultant, ENT, receives the Prof ND Purushottam Award for innovation in ENT and Head & Neck Surgery at the South Zone AOICON 2022 at Manipal.
Dr. Mohan A. Mathew, senior anaesthetist, and critical care physician received the "Legend in Anaesthesia" award for his valuable contributions to the field spanning over five decades.
Dr. VP Gangadharan - Senior Consultant and HOD of Medical & Paediatric Oncology has been felicitated with the ‘Arogyamitram‘ award
The second batch of Emergency Medical Technician students (EMTs) graduated, in toto, earning their certificate and full-time employment on 24 September 2022.