Symptoms of Dysarthria

Symptoms of dysarthria may include:

  • Speech that's slurred, jerky, or garbled and difficult to produce and/or understand
  • Problems controlling pitch, loudness, and rhythm when speaking
  • Slow speech or rapid, mumbled speech
  • Speaking softly or barely able to whisper
  • Limited ability to move the tongue, lips, and jaw
  • Changes in the voice quality (nasal, hoarse, or stuffy)
  • Chewing and swallowing problems
  • Drooling or poor control of saliva

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.