Symptoms of Aphasia
Aphasia symptoms vary from person to person. Someone who has the disorder may do the following:
- Speak using only nouns and verbs
- Mix up the order of words in a sentence
- Use the wrong words or made-up words
- Have trouble working with numbers (balancing a checkbook, for instance)
Someone who has the disorder may be unable to:
- Retrieve words from memory
- Understand words when others speak
- Remember new information
- Speak in complete sentences
- Read or write
- Understand that numbers have meaning
To be seen by one of our speech pathologists, you will need a referral. You or your physician can call
(585) 758-5730 to schedule an appointment.
For inpatient questions, please call (585) 275-8493. Our office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.