Rachel BolognoneM.S., CCC-SLP

  • Speech Language Pathologist
  • Instructor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Laryngology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Otolaryngology (ENT)

Special focus on

  • Facial Paralysis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Parkinson's and Movement Disorders
  • Speech Language Pathology
  • Swallowing Disorders

I see patients at

Insurance

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Biography

Rachel Bolognone earned her M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Arizona in 2009. She is an Assistant Professor in OHSU’s NW Center for Voice and Swallowing and Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Portland State University. She enjoys teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students as well as supervising interns and fellows. Her clinical and research areas of focus include evaluation and treatment of swallowing disorders, and she regularly performs Modified Barium Swallow studies, Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES). Rachel specializes in the rehabilitation of patients treated for head and neck cancer in inpatient and outpatient multidisciplinary settings. She sees those who have undergone total laryngectomy and rely on alaryngeal communication with tracheoesophageal puncture (TEP).

Languages

  • English