Tatiana Maldonado is a Spanish-English bilingual Speech-Language Pathologist and Certified Lactation Education Counselor. She specializes in the treatment of respiratory and feeding/swallowing disorders across pediatric and adult patients. Tatiana has extensive hospital-based experience including the NICU, pediatric and adult ICUs, and pediatric skilled nursing facilities. In addition to hospital work, she provides in-home support to patients and their families across a variety of diagnoses, including aphasia, apraxia, cognitive impairments, voice disorders, respiratory disorders, and feeding/swallowing disorders, especially with children and adults with tracheostomies and ventilators. Her favorite workdays involve messy food play and helping patients achieve success with the use of speaking valves. When she’s not working, you can find Tatiana running, cooking, or eating.

In her free time, Elizabeth loves traveling abroad, going to the beach, and hiking.