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Clinical Services

Aerodigestive Center

The Aerodigestive Center at BMSCH cares for children with complex airway, pulmonary, upper digestive tract, and feeding disorders.  Our team of gastroenterologists, pulmonologists, speech/language pathologists, and otolaryngologists combine their specialty knowledge to offer your child the best possible outcome for their condition.

Conditions we treat:
  • ankyloglossia (tongue tie)
  • aspiration
  • dysphagia (problems swallowing)
  • laryngeal clefts
  • laryngomalacia
  • sialorrhea (drooling)
  • stridor
  • subglottic stenosis
  • tracheal stenosis
  • tracheotomy management

Cochlear Implant Program

Cochlear implants are offered to those with profound hearing loss.  A team composed of audiologists, speech/language pathologists, social workers, neuropsychologists, and otolaryngologists – offers complete evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation services to children with severe-to-profound hearing loss. CI evaluation is performed with a collaborative and multidisciplinary effort to ensure not only the appropriate candidacy but also to provide appropriate long-term follow up care and enable an appropriate educational environment.


Hearing Center

The Hearing Center at BMSCH is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of every aspect of your child’s hearing loss. Our team of audiologists, speech/language pathologists, social workers, mental health counselors, and otolaryngologists combine their specialty knowledge to offer your child the best possible outcome for their condition.

Conditions we treat
  • conductive hearing loss
  • sensorineural hearing loss
  • speech delay
  • auditory neuropathy
  • cerumen (wax) impaction
  • otitis media
  • otitis externa
  • mastoiditis
  • cholesteatoma
  • facial nerve palsy

Head and Neck Masses

Our team features fellowship-trained specialists who are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the head and neck in children.  Our doctors have a broad range of experience and expertise in diagnosing and managing general cases as well as more complex conditions.

Conditions we treat
    branchial cleft cysts
  • lymphatic malformations
  • thyroglossal duct cysts
  • thyroid masses

Sinusitis Center

Our team features fellowship-trained specialists who are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the nose and paranasal sinuses in children.  Our doctors have a broad range of experience and expertise in diagnosing and managing general sinus cases as well as more complex sinus conditions.

Conditions we treat
    acute sinusitis
  • adenoid hypertrophy
  • chronic sinusitis
  • choanal atresia
  • cystic fibrosis-related sinus disease
  • polypoid disease
  • pyriform aperture stenosis

Voice Center

The Voice Center at BMSCH is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the larynx (voice box) in children.  Our team of speech/language pathologists and otolaryngologists combine their specialty knowledge to offer your child the best possible outcome for their condition.

Conditions we treat
  • hoarseness

  • respiratory papilloma
  • vocal cord dysfunction
  • vocal cord nodules
  • vocal cord paralysis

Sleep Center

The Sleep Center at BMSCH is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders in children.  Our team of pulmonologists, sleep medicine specialists, and otolaryngologists combine their specialty knowledge to offer your child the best possible outcome for their condition.

Conditions we treat:
  • snoring
  • obstructive sleep apnea

Ancillary Services:

Audiology

Licensed or certified pediatric audiologists provide hearing and audiologic services for infants and children of all ages and developmental levels.

Services provided include:
  • Newborn hearing screen
  • Comprehensive audiologic evaluations
  • Auditory brainstem response (ABR) evaluation – both sedated and unsedated
  • Auditory steady state response (ASSR) evaluation
  • Hearing aid services
  • Cochlear implant evaluation and mapping
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Speech & Language Pathology

The Speech & Language Pathology Department provides evaluation, management and consultation for infants, children and adolescents with communication, learning, feeding and/or swallowing problems.

Services provided include:
  • Swallow evaluation
  • Speech evaluation
  • Modified Barium Swallow study in conjunction with radiology
  • Speech therapy for various conditions such as speech and voice disorders, dysphagia
  • Cochlear implant evaluation and rehabilitation
  • Tracheostomy management.
Click here to learn more about our speech and language program