Shanda Frantsvog is a North Dakota native who attended Minot State University and graduated with a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology in 2002. Upon graduating, she joined the speech therapy team at Trinity Hospital, where she has provided services to individuals across the lifespan. She has significant experience in addressing developmental, neurological, and acquired communication disorders, in addition to swallowing disorders. Shanda enjoys working with children and families to best meet each individual’s communication needs.
Specialty: Evaluation and treatment across the lifespan targeting dysphagia, motor speech, language, and Passy Muir Valve (PMV) placement. Specialized trainings include; McNeill Dysphagia, More Than Words, Beckman Oral Motor, Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS).
Speech Language Pathology
Speech-language pathology is a field of expertise practiced by a clinician known as a Speech-language pathologist (SLP) who specializes in the evaluation and treatment of communication disorders and swallowing disorders.