Nicole Etling, MS, CCC-SLP, received her master's degree in speech language pathology from St. Xavier University in Chicago. She has extensive experience in hospital, outpatient, skilled nursing, subacute rehabilitation, and home care settings working with adults and geriatrics in the areas of speech/language, voice, cognition, and swallowing. In addition, she has extensive experience working with patients with tracheostomy and on ventilators relating to addressing voice and swallowing deficits. She is currently pursuing myofunctional training and receiving mentorship from Dr. Jennifer Hobson.
Outside of the clinic, Nicole stays busy by maintaining a diverse caseload of patients in the hospital, skilled nursing, and home care settings. She enjoys everything Chicago has to offer, from trying new restaurants, enjoying the music scene, and siteseeing. She enjoys traveling and experiencing these in new places, as well!