Denise Wittpenn, MS, CCC/SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
Service Delivery Location
Stony Brook ALS Clinic
About Denise Wittpenn
Ms. Wittpenn joined Stony Brook as the second Speech Pathologist in the Department in January, 1992.
Since that time she has worked with patients from pre-school age to geriatrics. Areas of focus have included speech and language delays, fluency, aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, and dysphagia. Over the course of her career as a medical speech pathologist she has worked in acute care hospitals, out- patient clinics, rehabilitation facilities, assisted living and long -term care facilities.
She has participated in mentoring Graduate Students from local universities and continues to mentor Graduate Students from Stony Brook University. Ms. Wittpenn has provided in- services to high school students and undergraduates.
Currently she serves as a Speech Pathologist at the Stony Brook ALS Clinic.
Areas of special interest include ALS and geriatrics.
ALS and geriatrics
Clinical Instructor of Surgery, Speech Language Pathologist
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech Pathology/Audiology from Loyola University Maryland
Master of Science Degree from Loyola University Maryland