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Apraxia

Apraxia is a speech disorder where the brain’s messages to the mouth are disrupted. The person cannot move his or her lips or tongue to the right place to produce sounds correctly. Common causes of apraxia include stroke, traumatic brain injury, tumor, surgical trauma, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s and Huntington’s disease.

Levels of Care

  • Home Health
  • Outpatient
  • Physician Services

Treatments

  • Speech Therapy