Causes of Dysarthria

Dysarthria is caused by many different conditions that involve the nervous system. These include:

  • Stroke
  • Brain injury
  • Brain tumors
  • Degenerative diseases such as Parkinson's, Huntington's, and Lou Gehrig's disease/ALS, multiple sclerosis, and cerebral palsy
  • Excessive use of alcohol or drugs
  • Long-term use or some medications

Contact Us

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.