Treatment Centers

Investigate your options and decide on short-term and long-term goals. When you contact these or other facilities, don’t hesitate to ask questions. Reputable facilities will openly address questions about protocol, goals, treatment time frames, staff and financial matters.

The following list is provided as information and for educational purposes only. It is not, nor can it be interpreted as an endorsement, recommendation or approval of any person, treatment or facility.

United States


Arizona

Sheri Donaldson, PT, DPT, NCS
Board-certified Neurologic Specialist
Balance Concepts
Face First Physical Therapy & Facial Retraining
7000 North 16th Street, #120-351
Phone: 602-332-1775
face.first.phoenix@gmail.com
By Appointment Only

California

Los Angeles

Babak Azizzadeh MD
Center for Advanced Facial Plastic Surgery
9401 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 650
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
310-657-2203
www.facialplastics.info

The Facial Paralysis Institute
(Diagnosis, Neuromuscular Retraining, Facial Re-animation Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Botox, Oculoplastic Surgery)
Beverly Hills, CA
Babak Azizzadeh, MD, FACS
Guy Massry, MD
Jackie Diels, OT
Phone: 310-657-2203
Email: info@facialplastics.info
www.facialparalysisinstitue.com

San Francisco

Heather Bhide
UCSF- Mt. Zion Clinic
2655 Bush St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
415-476-8200
Heather.bhide@ucsf.edu

Erica Pitsch
UCSF
415-514-4816
Ericaa.pitsch@ucsf.edu

Florida

Orlando

Celia Santini, SLP
Facial Retraining Program
Florida Hospital Center for Rehabilitation & Wellness
prefers email contact – celiasantinics@gmail.com or celia.santini@flhosp.org
5165 Adanson St
Orlando, FL 32804
phone: 407-303-7600
fax: 407-303-7666
or
7975 Lake Underhill Rd suite 345
Orlando, FL 32822
phone: 407-303-8626
fax: 407-303-8699

Sarasota

Laura Wazen, PT, DPT
Equinox Physical Therapy
950 South Tamiami Trail Suite 101
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: 941-404-4567
Fax: 941-373-1219
www.equinoxphysicaltherapy.com

Illinois

Lisa Burkman, PT
Loyola Medical Center
Forest Park, IL
Phone: 708-216-5300

Indiana

Balance Institute of Indiana
Indianapolis, Indiana
Sharon Drehs, PT
317-577-7333

Iowa

Lisa Jacobson MS, OTR/L
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Facial Nerve Center
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
University of Iowa Healthcare
319-356-3600

Louisiana

Sara MacDowell, PT, DPT
Vestibular/Facial Physical Therapist
Our Lady of the Lake Hearing & Balance Center
7777 Hennessy Blvd, Suite 709
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Ph. (225) 765-7735
Fax: (225) 765-1023
www.ololphysiciangroup.com

Massachusetts

Facial Nerve Center (evaluation by ENT, opthalmologist, plastic surgery, NMR)
The Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
243 Charles St.
Boston, Massachusetts 02114
Tessa Hadlock, MD
Mara Wernick Robinson, PT, MS, NCS
617-573-4193
617-573-3641 – Skype low-cost contact
www.facialnervecenter.org

Michigan

Matt Ban, OT
University of Michigan Health System
Michigan Medicine
325 E. Eisenhower Pkwy
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
734-763-6464
mattban@med.umich.edu

Heather Smith MOTR/L, CLT-LANA
Michigan Medicine
325 E. Eisenhower Pkwy
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
734-763-6464
heaarche@med.umich.edu

Minnesota

Cynthia F. Landis, M.A.CCC
Speech-Language Pathologist
Fairview Facial Paralysis Clinic
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Professional Building, Rm 119
606 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55455
612-273-7560
clandis1@fairview.org

New York

Leah Segelov, P.T
Segelov Physical Therapy
New York, New York
Leah@segelovpt.com
Phone: 646.505.9545
www.segelovpt.com

North Carolina

Lisa A Massa PT, WCS, CLT
Duke University Health System Dept. of Physical Therapy
Durham, North Caroline
Vanderbilt Clinic, Rm. 1702
phone 919-684-0874
fax 919-681-5555

Ohio

Marilyn Rivkin Crossley, M.A.
Speech Language Pathologist, CCC-SLP
NeuroRehab & Balance Center
7677 Yankee Street, Suite 210
Centerville, Ohio 45459
Phone 937 401 6109
Fax 937 401 6240
Email Marilyn.Crossley@khnetwork.org

Pennsylvania

Todd Henkelmann, PT, MS, CCTT
Facial Nerve & Orofacial Pain Specialist (NMR)
UPMC/Centers for Rehab Services Wexford Office,
The Village at Pines
1500 Village Run Rd, Suite 306
Wexford, PA 15090
Ph: 724-933-0340
Fax: 724-933-0339

Shady Side Office
Centre Commons 5750 Centre Ave, Suite 450
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Ph: 412-665-8035
Fax: 412-665-2900

University Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists (evaluation, surgery, botox)
Shadyside Medical Center
5200 Centre Ave
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232
Barry Schaitkin, MD
Grant Gillman, MD
Phone: 412-621-0123
Fax: 412-621-1449

UPMC Plastic Surgery Clinic (reanimation surgery, Botox)
Falk Medical Bldg.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ernest Manders, MD
consultant: Jessie VanSwearingen, PhD, PT
412-648-9670

Tennesee

Cathey Norton, PT
Pi Beta Phi Rehabilitation Institute at
Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center
1215 21st Avenue South, suite 9221
Medical Center East- south Tower
Nashville, TN 37232-8590
phone: 615-936-5040
email: cathey.norton@vanderbilt.edu

Texas

Dallas

Jessica Johnson, MOTR/L CHT
Children’s Health
2222 Medical District Drive
Dallas, TX 75235
Phone: 214-867-6900
jessica.johnson@childrens.com

Clinical Center for Auditory, Vestibular, and Facial Nerve Disorders
Univ. of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Peter S. Roland, M.D., Medical Director of Clinical Center
Phone:214-648-8898

Houston

Institute for Facial Paralysis Surgery and Functional Restoration
(reanimation, cosmetic surgery, pediatric facial palsy)
The Methodist Hospital
Houston, Texas
http://www.methodistfacialparalysis.com/
Dr. Michael Klebuc, Director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
phone: 713-441-6108 or 713-441-6100
email: mklebuc@msn.com

Utah

Janene Holmberg, PT, DPT, NCS
Board Certified Neurologic Specialist
Facial Retraining Specialist
Coordinator Balance Rehabilitation
Intermountain Hearing and Balance Center
230 South 500 East
Salt Lake City Utah, 84124
Phone: 801-595-1700
Email:  janene.holmberg@imail.org

Virginia

Helen Gatling-Austin, MS, PT
UVA/Healthsouth Rehab Hospital
515 Ray C. Hunt Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22903
434-244-2032
Helen.gatling@healthsouth.com

Washington DC

Jodi S. Barth, P.T.
Regional Director
NRH Rehabilitation Network Montrose & Olney
Program Specialist for TMJ and Facial Palsy Program
Maryland (centrally located for DC and Northern Virginia)
301-984-6594 (Montrose)
301-570-3138 x217 (Olney)
Jodi.S.Barth@medstar.net

Wisconsin

Madison

Jackie Diels, OT
Facial Retraining, LLC
P.O. Box 447
McFarland, WI 53558
888-812-3325
jackiediels@facialretraining.com
www.facialretraining.com

Facial Nerve Clinic
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Kari McConnell, RN, coordinator
600 Highland Ave.
Madison, WI 53719
Phone:608-263-3190
https://www.uwhealth.org/facial-paralysis/facial-nerve-clinic/42589

Milwaukee

Carrie Kalata, SLP
Froedtert Hospital and Medical College or Wisconsin
Dept of Otolaryngology & Communication Sciences
Neuromuscular Facial Retraining Clinic
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Phone: 414-805-5588

Julie A. Brown M.S./CCC-SLP
Aurora HealthCare
Metro Milwaukee and surrounding Counties
Speech Pathologist/Facial Neuromuscular Retraining Specialist
Aurora West Allis Medical Center
Phone: 414 328-6661
julie.brown@aurora.org

Susan Ludwig
Speech-Language Pathologist
Aurora Sinai Medical Center
susan.ludwig@aurora.org
Phone: 414-219-3842

Green Bay

Karen Floriano-Heimerl, SLP
Outpatient Speech-Language Pathologist
Aurora BayCare Medical Center
Green Bay, WI
www.AuroraBayCare.com
Office: 920-288-4714
Pager: 920-704-7114
Fax: 920-288-4707

Canada


Vancouver

Susan Rankin, PT, MSc.
Rankin Physiotherapy
c/o Canopy Integrated Health
400-1233 Lynn Valley Rd.
North Vancouver, B.C.
V7J 0A1, Canada
Ph. 604-973-0210
Fax 604-973-0240
Email: rankinphysio@gmail.com
www.rankinphysio.com

Calgary

Pauline Dueck BScPT
Community Accessible Rehabilitation (South)
31 Sunpark Plaza S.E.
Calgary, Alberta T2X 3W5
Phone: 403.943.9493
Fax: 403.943.9485
pauline.dueck@albertahealthservices.ca

Toronto

Toronto Facial Paralysis Centre
(static & dynamic surgical reconstruction, occupational & speech therapy, pediatric facial palsy)
Jocelyn Copeland, OT

CHILDREN AND TEENS UNDER 18 ONLY:
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, Ontario
Dr. Ronald Zuker; Gregory Boerschel
Phone: 416-813-6447

ADULTS 18 AND OVER:
Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Ontario
Dr. Stefan Hofer
Phone: 416-340-3449

Joanne Dorion, Physiotherapist,
Personal Best Independence & Wellness Centre,
Located at U Wing Ground Floor, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre,
2075 Bayview Avenue,
Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5
Phone: 416-480-4429
Fax: 416-480-4057
Web: www.pbiwc.com
Email: joanne.dorion@sunnybrook.ca

Beth Kroetsch BScPT
Facial Rehabilitation Program
LifeMark Health ProActive Physiotherapy
875 Main St. West
Hamilton, ON
L8S 4P9
phone: 905- 577-0098
fax: 905- 577-0603


United Kingdom


Lorraine Clapham F.C.S.P, Bsc.Hons
Hobbs Rehabilitation
Unit One, Bridget Farm Offices
Bridget’s Lane, Martyr Worthy
Nr Winchester, SO21 1AR
England, UK
Tel: 01962 779796
Email: treatment@hobbsrehabilitation.co.uk
Wessex Facial Nerve Centre, Southampton University Hospital Trust
Email: wfnc@uhs.nhs.uk
Vanessa Venables
Advanced Specialist Speech and Language Therapist.
Queen Victoria Hospital
Facial Rehabilitation Service
Holtye Road
East Grinstead
West Sussex
RH19 3DZ UK
Tel: 01342 414004
Email: vanessa.venables@qvh.nhs.uk

Catriona Neville MCSP BSc (Hons)
Physiotherapy 1st class. Extended Scope Practitioner Physiotherapist in Facial Palsy
Specialist areas acute and chronic management, synkinesis management, post Labbe rehabilitation, acupuncture.
Queen Victoria Hospital
Holtye Road
East Grinstead
West Sussex
RH19 3DZ UK
Tel:01342 414004
Email: catriona.neville@qvh.nhs.uk

Julie Bluck
Senior Physiotherapist
The Face Place
Wessex Neurological Unit
Southampton University Hospital Trust
Tremona Road Southampton
SO 16 6YD
Email: Julie.Bluck@uhs.nhs.uk
Tel 20380777222 page 2035

Sally Glover
Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist Neurosciences
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
New Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
Mindelsohn Way
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2WB
Email: Sally.Glover@uhb.nhs.uk
Physiotherapy Clinical Specialist Neurosciences
Tel: +44 (0) 7779208670 Internal: 2340
or: 0121 371 3489

Richard Price FRCS
Head and neck reconstruction, facial reconstruction, facial palsy and facial surgery
Consultant Plastic Surgeon
Addenbrookes Hospital
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
Hills Rd
Cambridge
CB2 0QQ
Tel:01223 216 234 (NHS)
Tel: 01223 917234 (Private)
Email: secretary@rdprice.co.uk


Australia


Sydney

Dr Susan Coulson PhD
Physiotherapist
Eastwood, Sydney, N.S.W. 2122
Australia
Ph. +61 2 98742432

Professor Glen Croxson,
Head of Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery,
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.
Missenden Road, Camperdown.

Dr. Glen Croxson
Private Rooms
5 / 35 Fourth Avenue,
Eastwood, NSW, 2122.
Phone: 9874 2432

Melbourne

Keegan Bow
Klint Intensive Neuro Therapies
129A Canterbury Road, Blackburn 3130
99 Bay St, Brighton 3186
70 Yarra St, Heidelberg 3084
Mob 0434 313 897
Fax (03) 9923 6152
Mail PO Box 5178, Clayton 3168
keeganb@klintneuro.com.au
www.klintneuro.com.au


Belgium


AZ Maria Middelares
Buitenring Sint-Denijs 30
9000 Gent
Belgium
Liesbet Desmet
+32(0)473 52 59 24

European Institute for ORL
Sint-Augustinus Antwerpen
Oosterveldlaan 24
2610 Wilrijk-Antwerpen
Belgium
Liesbet Desmet
+32(0)3 443 36 04
http://www.neus-keel-oor.be/nl/onze_dienst/werkgroepen/aangezicht/


Italy


Dott.ssa Pietribiasi Chiara
Physiotherapist
Poliambulatorio Esculapio
Vicolo Fermi, 5
35020 Albignasego (PD)
Tel./Fax: 049-8804500
e-mail: chiara.pietribiasi@hotmail.it


Japan


Teikyo University School of Medicine, Rehabilitation Medicine
Tokyo, Japan
Dr. Ryoji Kayamori


Netherlands


Carien Beurskens PT PhD
Fysiotherapeut / onderzoeker
Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud
Fysiotherapie Centraal, route 645
Postbus 9101
6500 HB Nijmegen
Telefoon: + 31 (0) 24 3613812
Email: c.beurskens@orthop.umcn.nl


Portugal


Carlos Martins, Physiotherapist
Enfermodica, Lda Largo Visconde de Tondela, No. 22
3460-589 Tondela
ph. 00351967082814


Spain


Barcelona

UNIDAD de REHABILITACION DE PARALISIS FACIAL.HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITARIO DE BELLVITGE.HOSPITALET DE LLOBREGAT.
BARCELONA ESPANA.
Dra J.Junyent Pares
FISIOTERAPEUTAS Sra Aurelia Garcia Conde Y Nuria Montesinos Email:jjunyent@bellvitgehospital.cat
(+34) 93.260.76.57

Barcelona site (above)..English translation:
Josefina Junyent-Pares, MD
Aurelia Garcia Conde, PT
Dept. of Rehabilitation
Hospital Bellvitge
L’Hospitalet de Llobregat
Ctra. Feixa Llarga
Barcelona
Spain
+3493 3357011

Madrid

Susana Moraleda MD
Elena Mauleon PT
Hospital Universitario La Paz
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department
Paseo de la Castellana, 261; 28046 Madrid
Spain
+34 91 727 74 41
+34 91 727 72 18


Sweden


“Akademiska” University Hospital – Neurospecialities (NMR)
Entrance 85 Department of Physiotherapy, SE-751 85 Uppsala
Uppsala, Sweden
Camilla Ekwall, PT
+ 46 18 6115259
Email: camilla.ekwall@akademiska.se


Switzerland


Sabina Hotzenkocherle,
SLPHNO medic (ENT clinic)Splogenstrasse 6,
8002 Zurich
Tel: Switzerland+ 41 79 414 05 59
Email: sahotz@bluewin.ch
Website: www.shotzenkoecherle.ch or www.hno-medic.ch