Adult Dysphagia


Elizabeth Ford Baldner

Elizabeth Ford Baldner, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech- Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Voice, Professional Voice, Pediatric Voice, Paradoxical Vocal Fold Motion Disorder, Dysphagia, Head and Neck Cancer

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: ebaldner@med.umich.edu


Valerie Macpherson

Megan Carlson, MS, CCC
Speech-Language Pathology, Speech-Language Pathologist

Clinical Interests
Adult neurogenic communication and cognitive disorders evaluation and treatment. Dysphagia (swallowing disorders) evaluation and treatment; FEES (Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing)

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Special Interest Group 13: Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders
Michigan Speech-Language Hearing Association

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
UH Speech-Language Pathology
1D203 UH
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: hodgesmr@med.umich.edu


Jennifer Gostlin, MA, CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Cognitive-communicative, motor speech and swallowing evaluation/treatment with adults. Augmentative/alternative communication assessment and treatment. Coordinator of the Lee Silverman Voice Therapy (LOUD) program for persons with Parkinson’s Disease Voice and communication therapy for transgender clients.

Professional Associations
American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language and Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certification
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)

Location
MedRehab
355 Briarwood Circle
Ann Arbor, MI 48108-0742

Phone: 734-998-7888
Fax: 734-998-6340
Email: jgostlin@med.umich.edu


Dana L. Hanifan
Dana L. Hanifan, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist II, Speech Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Dysarthria and Dysphagia in Motor Neuron Disease. Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation Approaches to Traumatic Brain Injury; Traumatic Brain Injury Program Development. Pre-and Post-Operative Dysphagia related to anterior cervical fusion procedures with specific interest in DISH Syndrome.

Professional Associations
American Speech, Language and Hearing Association

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location
1D203 Speech-Language Pathology
University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: dhanifan@umich.edu


Andrea Hanton
Andrea Hanton, MS, CCC
Speech-Language Pathology, Speech-Language Pathology
Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Voice, professional voice, head and neck cancer, dysphagia,
paradoxical vocal fold motion disorder, irritable larynx

Professional Associations
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association (MSHA)
National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Locations
1D203 University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: ahanton@med.umich.edu


Sheila Harkaway

Anna G. Hardenbergh, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery

Clinical Interests
Rehabilitation of communication and swallowing following head
and neck cancer; dysphagia (swallowing) evaluation/treatment

Professional Associations
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Location:
Taubman Center -1904
1500 E. Medical Center Dr., SPC 5312
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

Phone: 734-936-8051
Fax: 734-232-1955
Email: hardenbe@med.umich.edu


Sheila Harkaway Sheila Harkaway, MS, CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language-Pathology

Clinical Interests
Adult neurologic communication disorders; cognitive-communicative functioning, dysphagia, and dysarthria in neurodegenerative disorders; dysarthria and dysphagia in motor neuron disease.

Professional Associations
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Locations
1D203 University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: smhark@umich.edu

 


Karen Kluin

Karen Kluin, MS, CCC, BC-ANCDS
Allied Health Senior Supervisor, Speech-Language Pathology
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology

Clinical Interests
Adult neurologic communication disorders; cognitive-communicative functioning in neurodenerative disorders; communication and swallowing impairment related to stroke, epilepsy, brain tumor language in Epilepsy; Intra-Operative and Extra-operative Language and Motor Mapping in Epilepsy and Brain Tumors; Deep Brain Stimulation and Communication Outcome; Speech, Lan Research Interests: Primary Progressive Aphasia; Epilepsy Surgery and Language Outcome; fMRI and Language and Swallowing Problems in Neurodegenerative Disorders; Wilson's Disease.

Professional Associations
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences
American Academy of Neurology
American Epilepsy Society
International Neuropsychological Society

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association
Board Certification, Adult, Academy of Neurologic
Communication Disorders and Sciences (ANCDS)

Locations
1D203 University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: niulk@umich.edu


Karen B. KurczKaren B. Kurcz, MA, CCC
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology
SLP Compliance Manager

Clinical Interests
Adult Neurogenic Communication Disorders, Swallowing disorder issues at the end of life

Professional Associations
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
1D203 University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: kkurcz@umich.edu


Teresa H. Lyden

Teresa H. Lyden, MA, CCC
Senior Lead Speech-Language Pathologist
Department of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery Section

Clinical Interests
Rehabilitation of communication and swallowing in head
and neck cancer; dysphagia (swallowing) evaluation/treatment

Professional Associations
American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association (MSHA)
Certified Instructor of Alarygneal Communication
International Association of Laryngectomees

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
1D203 University Hospital
1500 East Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: lyden@umich.edu


Maria Quaglia

Maria Quaglia, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Adult neurogenic communication and cognitive disorders evaluation and treatment. Adult dysphagia evaluation and treatment.

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Michigan Speech-Language Hearing Association

Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Locations
Speech-Language Pathology
1D203 UH
1500 E Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI. 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: mquaglia@med.umich.edu



Jennifer Santer

Sarah Russell, MS, CCC, BCS-S
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Management of dysphagia in critical care patients, patients with tracheostomy tubes, post-cardiothoracic surgery, multi-trauma and traumatic brain injury. Assessment of swallowing to determine if surgical vocal cord medialization will reduce or eliminate aspiration.

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Special Interest Group 13: Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association
Board Certified Specialist in swallowing and swallowing disorders
American Board of Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders

Locations
Speech-Language Pathology
1D203 UH
1500 E Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI. 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: srusse@med.umich.edu


Jennifer Santer

Jennifer Santer, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Adult Neurogenic Communication Disorders and Dysphagia, Geriatric Communication and Swallowing Disorders

Professional Associations
American Speech Hearing Language Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
MedRehab
355 Briarwood CR
Ann Arbor, MI 48108-5742

Phone:734-998-7888
Fax: 734-998-6340
Email: jsanter@med.umich.edu


Michelle Lynn Shenton

Michelle Lynn Shenton, M.Ed., CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist II, Speech-Language Pathology
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Clinical Interests
Neurorehabilitation of cognitive-communicative disorders in
adults secondary to traumatic brain injury; assistive technology

Professional Associations
American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech Language and Hearing Association (MSHA)
Brain Injury Association of America
Michigan Brain Injury Association

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
MedRehab
355 Briarwood Circle
Ann Arbor, MI 48108-0742

Phone: 734-998-7888
Fax: 734-998-6340
Email: germanm@umich.edu


Thomas SingerThomas Singer, MA, CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Acute care, Inpatient Rehabilitation

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech-Language Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
UH Speech-Language Pathology
1500 E. Medical Center Drive, 1D203B
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: singert@med.umich.edu


Adrianna Spiteri

Adrianna Spiteri, MS, CCC
Speech Language Pathologist, Speech-Language Pathology

Clinical Interests
Evaluation and treatment of communication and swallowing disorders in the adult population

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech-Language Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
Speech-Language Pathology
1D203 University Hospital
1500 E Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone: 734-763-4003
Fax: 734-615-1532
Email: spiteria@med.umich.edu


Margaret K. Tiner

Margaret K. Tiner, MS, CCC, BCS-S
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist

Clinical Interests
Dysphagia, Head & Neck Cancer, and Voice Disorders

Professional Associations
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
Michigan Speech-Language Hearing Association (MSHA)

Certifications
Certification Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Location
UH Speech-Language Pathology
1D203 University Hospital
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5043

Phone:734-936-9290
Email: mktiner@med.umich.edu