The Department of Speech, Swallowing, and Hearing at VPS Lakeshore Hospital is an advanced centre that provide comprehensive care for children and adults with speech, swallowing and hearing needs. The speech-language pathologists and audiologists at the department identify and evaluate the disorders by performing thorough examinations and formulate therapy plans based on the personal needs of the patient.
For children with:
Speech & language delay
Developmental delay (cerebral palsy)
Articulation disorder (poor clarity/lisping)
Fluency disorder (childhood stuttering/stammering )
Learning disability (dyslexia,dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia)
Intellectual disabilities (poor IQ/associated with syndromes- Down’s syndrome)
Childhood apraxia of speech
Feeding and swallowing issues (Dysphagia)
For adults with:
Fluency disorder (stuttering /stammering)
Neurological disorders (post stroke/head injury) and neurodegenerative disorders:
Head and cancers
For parents and family
Parent counseling and support
Parent child interaction program
Speech language therapy
Speech language tele-rehabilitation
Tele–rehabilitation provided through video sessions for patients.
Pure tone audiometry
OAE (New born screening /diagnostic)
Hearing aid trial and fitting
Comprehensive Sleep Medicine Update Seminar was organized at VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi.
Conference on minimally invasive surgeries held
Department of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Organised by Institute of Head & Neck Sciences
VPS Lakeshore conducted the 'CYCLOTHON 2022' along with Kochi Metro Rail Ltd, in association with International Nurse's Day.
When Kumbalam Panchayat opened a mini park for children in collaboration with VPS Lakeshore Hospital
We are glad to inform you that the International Conference in Minimally Invasive Surgeries
Kidney and Liver transplant procedures at VPS Lakeshore save the life of a 12 year old girl.