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Speech-Language Pathology

The Speech-Language Pathology team at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford provides evaluations and treatment for children from birth to age 21. We provide your child with the best care possible by using the most current speech pathology research and best practices in a family-centered care environment.

We offer comprehensive services for all types of speech-language conditions in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Learn more about our services and the types of conditions we treat, or call (650) 736-2000 for more information.

New patients

Call (650) 736-2000 to make an outpatient appointment with one of our speech pathologists. Please note that referrals are required, and we are currently experiencing up to a 12-month wait for some appointments. Learn more about other options available to you here. New inpatient appointments will be requested by a physician. Before your child’s first appointment, please do the following:

1. Complete a speech case history form in English (PDF) / speech case history form in Spanish (PDF)
2. Return the completed form to our department by either fax or mail:


(650) 736-3406

Stanford Children's Health - Rehabilitation Services Department
Speech-Language Pathology Services
321 Middlefield Road, Suite 130
Menlo Park, CA 94025

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