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Severe Weather Alert - Updated: 8:00 am, January 18, 2018

All Wake Forest Baptist Health clinics will delay opening today (January 18) until 12pm and will remain open until 5pm. Urgent Care – Clemmons and Urgent Care – Mocksville will open today (January 18) at 10am. 

All clinics will delay opening tomorrow (January 19) until 10am. 
If you have questions, please contact the clinic directly.

Voice & Swallowing Disorders

The Swallowing Specialists and Speech Pathologists at Wake Forest Baptist Health

Our Doctors

Voice and Swallowing Disorders

S. Carter Wright, Jr., MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology
Medical Director, Voice Pathology Services

Lyndsay Madden, D.O.
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology


Francis O. Walker, MD
Professor, Neurology

Head and Neck Oncology

J. Dale Browne, MD, FACS
James A. Harrill Professor and Chair
Professor, Otolaryngology
Medical Director, Medical Plaza - Miller (formerly CompRehab Plaza)

Christopher A. Sullivan, MD
Associate Professor, Otolaryngology

Joshua D. Waltonen, MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Voice and Swallowing Therapy Team

Amy Fields 
MM(voice), MA, CCC-SLP
Voice Pathologist and Singing Voice Specialist
Clinical Manager of Speech-Language Pathology (outpatient).

Karen M. Downes
Speech-Language Pathologist

Sarah Persia
Speech-Language Pathologist





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