Heidi Fiskness, MS, CCC-SLP

A Speech Therapy Specialist

Heidi Fiskness is a speech-language pathologist. She provides comprehensive evaluations of neurological diseases and works to develop appropriate intervention plans for her patients. She works with adolescent and adult patients with a variety of disorders and diagnoses. She prioritizes health education with her patients to help them follow-through on her recommendations and improve treatment success.

She specializes in:

  • LSVT LOUD speech treatment 
  • SPEAK OUT! therapy
  • Videofluoroscopic Swallow Study (VFSS) procedures 
  • Neurological rehabilitation
  • Swallowing, speech and language interventions
  • Voice therapy 
  • Vocal cord dysfunction
  • Aural rehabilitation for cochlear implants

Heidi treats:

  • Neurological injuries and resulting cognitive-linguistic deficits 
  • Aphasia • Spasmodic dysphonia
  • Vocal cord dysfunction (VCD)
  • Difficulty swallowing (dysphagia)
  • Aural rehabilitation
  • Slurred speech (dysarthria)
  • Motor speech disorders

Heidi is a VitalStim Provider and holds these leadership roles:

  • Speech-Language Pathology representative for the Minnesota State University Moorhead Advisory Board
  • Associate team member of the Midwest Parkinson’s Initiative team
  • Member of the Huntington’s Advisory Board

Speaks: English

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