Laura K. Vygantas
Laura K. Vygantas is a clinical speech-language pathologist and assistant clinical professor with a background in acute care and outpatient rehabilitation. Her primary areas of clinical focus include swallowing, speech-language and cognitive-communication disorders within neurologically-based populations. Additional areas of interest include specialized instrumentation for dysphagia evaluation, and management of the critically ill patient. Laura is a Board Certified Specialist in swallowing and swallowing disorders, and teaches courses related to neurogenic communication disorders and topics in medical speech-language pathology.
- MS Speech-Language Pathology, Rush University
- BS Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University
- CSD 369: Special Topics: Medical Speech-Language Pathology
- CSD 495: Acquired Neurolinguistic & Neurocognitive Disorders