Our Speech-language Pathologists help diagnose and treat children who have speech disorders (difficulty producing sounds), language disorders (difficulty understanding others or expressing themselves), and swallowing disorders. These certified professionals also help children with autism and aid preschool children with language development. They can also assist in identifying, diagnosing, and treating voice disorders (hoarseness, vocal fatigue), swallowing disorders (choking, aspiration), and cognitive deficits in adults.
Melanie Corgill-Cox, M.S., CCC-A-SLP
Melanie Corgill-Cox received both her graduate and undergraduate degrees from the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama, completing her master’s degree in speech and hearing sciences in 1989. Melanie has dual certification and licensure in the fields of audiology and speech/language pathology. She has provided speech pathology assessment and intervention services since 1987.
Jennifer DiNunzio, M.A., CCC-SLP
Jennifer DiNunzio completed her undergraduate studies in Communication Disorders at Appalachian State University and received her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language & Hearing Sciences from Temple University. She is certified by the American Speech Language-Hearing Association and is licensed to practice by the NC State Board of Examiners for Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists. Jennifer has specialized in pediatrics for over 25 years, after joining the practice in 1993. She is passionate about working with children and their parents to help them achieve their full developmental and communication potential. Her areas of experience include early language development and intervention, preschool language and articulation disorders, preschool fluency disorders, voice problems in children, school-age articulation and language disorders, social communication disorders, and working with children on the Autism Spectrum. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys Penn State football, Carolina Hurricanes hockey games, college basketball, photography, and travelling to be with her family and friends.
Haley Gilroy, M.S., CCC-SLP
Haley Gilroy completed her undergraduate studies in Communication with a minor in Linguistics at North Carolina State University in 2015. She received her master’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from East Carolina University in 2017 and has specialized in providing care to the adult and geriatric population since that time. Haley is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association as well as the NC State Board of Examiners. Her areas of interest include voice disorders, swallowing impairment, speech-language disorders and cognitive deficits. She has a great deal of experience in working with voice disorders and evidenced based interventions to rehabilitate the voice. Her clinical experiences include muscle tension dysphonia, vocal cord nodules/polyps, presbylarynges, vocal cord dysfunction, and instruction for singers and vocal performers.