Hypernasality is too much air escaping into the nose during speech. This could indicate a problem with the child’s palate. Craniofacial teams including speech language pathologists can evaluate.
Psychiatry and Psychological Services
Our psychologists at Shriners Children's specialize in evaluating and providing support to children and their families who are adjusting to a new diagnosis or having difficulty in their everyday lives due to trauma.
The speech therapy services available to patients at Shriners Children’s benefit children from birth through adolescence who have difficulties with communication and swallowing.
Outpatient Clinic https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Erie
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Pennsylvania and beyond
Shriners Children’s teams of specialists treat the physical, social, emotional and developmental challenges of craniofacial conditions like cleft palate to help children live full, healthy lives.
Ambulatory Surgery Center https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Southern-California
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout California and beyond
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Montreal and beyond
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Illinois and beyond
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Northern California, Western U.S., Northwestern Mexico and Canada
Outpatient Clinic https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Salt-Lake-City
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Utah and beyond