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Matthew D. Ford, MS, CCC-SLP

Matthew D. Ford, MS, CCC-SLP
Job Title Clinical Coordinator/Speech-Language Pathologist, Cleft-Craniofacial Center
Job Title Field Instructor, Department of Communication Disorders, University of Pittsburgh
Job Title Adjunct Faculty Instructor, Duquesne University
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-8650 Phone
412-692-8614 Fax

Memberships

  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • Pennsylvania Federation of Cleft Palate Clinics
  • Pennsylvania Speech-Language and Hearing Association

Biography Summary

Matthew D. Ford, MS, CCC-SLP serves as the Clinical Coordinator of the Cleft-Craniofacial Center at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. He is the team's senior speech pathologist with experience in the diagnosis and treatment of structurally related speech production and feeding/swallowing disorders. He received his Bachelor of Science in the Education of the Speech and Hearing Impaired in 1992 and went on to obtain his Masters of Science in Speech-Language Pathology in 1993 from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He has served on the Cleft Team since 1997. He participates in ongoing research with individuals affected by cleft and craniofacial anomalies and has lectured both nationally and internationally.


Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Co-investigator, Phenotypic Variation in Families with Non-syndromic Cleft Lip with or without Cleft Palate
Last Update
May 20, 2013
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