Karen Downes, M.Ed. from UNC-Greensboro August 1989. Worked at Carolina Hearing and Speech Services, Inc. 8/1989-1/1994 Wake Forest Baptist Health/Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 1/1994-present.
I provide diagnostic and treatment services to adults with speech, language, cognitive and swallowing disorders as part of the outpatient neurorehabilitation center. I have been a member of the ALS clinic team since 1999 and work with the MS multidisciplinary clinic. I see adults with a variety of disorders for AAC evaluations and help them obtain proper SGD’s to assist them with communication. I have a passion for working with patients with aphasia and apraxia. I am also a certified LSVT-LOUD provider.