Speech Pathology Clinic
501 Jack Stephens Drive
Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neurosciences Institute, Third Floor
Little Rock, AR 72205
- Clinic Phone Number
- (501) 526-6990
- (501) 686-8378
- (501) 661-7955
- Fax Order
- (501) 296-1160
- Mon - Fri
- 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
If you are in need of urgent or emergency care call 911 or go to your nearest emergency department at your local hospital.
About Speech Pathology Clinic
If you had an illness or injury that affects your ability to communicate clearly and effectively or if you have had a condition since birth, UAMS can assist you with your speech difficulties. Our speech therapy program offers diagnostic and treatment services for adults with communication problems as well as voice concerns and swallowing difficulties.
Adults are seen by specially-trained speech language pathologists in the Jackson T. Stephens Spine Institute for the following areas/ disorders:
- Traumatic brain injury
- Motor speech disorders (Apraxia and dysarthia)
- Swallowing disorders (Fiberoptic endoscopic swallow studies and videofluoroscopic swallow studies)
- Speaking voice and professional voice use
- Tracheostomy care
- Spasmodic dysphonia
- Voice restoration following laryngectomy
- We are one of the leading adult evaluation sites in the state for augmentative and alternative communication devices.
We also offer outpatient services to children ages 5 – 12 through our PRI unit on the fifth floor of the hospital.
Available in Parking 3 at the corner of Cedar and Capitol. Valet parking is available in front of the Spine Institute for a fee.
Directions From the Parking Area
- Take the Spine Institute bridge at Level 2B in Parking 3
- Exit walkway, take the elevator to the third floor.
Appointments with the Speech Language Pathology Clinic are by referral only. Please contact your primary care doctor or visit one of our doctors in the Center for Primary Care to obtain a referral.
The quickest way to request an appointment is through our online appointment service.
What to Bring to Your Appointment
For your first appointment, please bring a picture ID and your insurance card. The UAMS medical staff will also need information about any medications you’re taking, including over-the-counter medications. Please also bring your referral from your primary care provider or physician. You should also bring any medical records you can provide, including test results from other clinics, as well as any voice prosthesis/ electrolarynx.
For future appointments, please advise us of any changes in your insurance information or your medications.
UAMS MyChart is a patient portal that gives you free, secure 24-hour online access to your health information. You can see your lab and test results, send messages to your doctor, make appointments, refill prescriptions and pay your bills. Ask your clinic staff or hospital nurse how to sign up for UAMS MyChart.