Alisha Desai


Rockaway, New Jersey

4.83 / 5 avg

6 Reviews

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About me

Hello! I'm Alisha. I became a licensed speech-language pathologist (SLP) in 2015. I grew up surrounded by a family that worked in healthcare. My mom is a PT and opened my eyes to the world of rehabilitation. I was introduced to speech-language pathology and became interested when learning that the scope of practice covered so many different aspects. I love that this profession allows you to have variety throughout your day. I have worked in outpatient, inpatient rehab, acute care, skilled nursing, and assisted living settings.

Practice details and specialties

states licensed to practice

New Jersey



languages spoken


Education and training

B.S., Misericordia University

M.S., Misericordia University


Early Language Development

Acquired Apraxia

Adult Articulation

Adult Dysphagia

Adult Fluency/Stuttering

Adult Social-Pragmatics


Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Aural Rehabilitation

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Childhood Apraxia of Speech


Early Language Development

Executive Functioning


Pediatric Receptive-Expressive Language Disorder

Pediatric Articulation/Phonological Disorder

Pediatric Fluency/Stuttering

Pediatric/Adolescent Social-Pragmatics

Tongue Thrust

Traumatic Brain Injury


Other interests

I am on a mission to visit all the National Parks in the US. I enjoy hiking, playing with my dog, and experiencing different parts of the world.

Patient Reviews

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6 reviews

N.B./Aug 29, 2023

The speech and language pathologist was very nice and had clear goals and instructions. The only issues experienced had to do with the connection on the video call.

L.V./Aug 16, 2023

Alisha Desai is excellent! Very professional, flexible with a highly energetic toddler, and positive. Her advice has made a significant impact on my son's ability to express himself verbally!

A.O./Jun 27, 2023

Very well organized and sensitive to client needs and capabilities.

S.E./Jun 21, 2023

Thorough and very professional and engaging.

S.E./Apr 27, 2023

Alisha was very thorough and professional

S.M./Apr 27, 2023

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