Speech & Language Pathologist
Nuzha Ishak BSc (Hons), Audiology & Speech Language Pathology, Bangalore University, India and MSc (Hons), All India Institute of Speech & Hearing, University of Mysore, India
Nuzha holds a lifetime license from ISHA (Indian Speech & Hearing Association) and SLMC (Sri Lanka Medical Council). She is currently also HAAD (Health Authority Abu Dhabi) licensed and serves as an examiner for HAAD licensing.
Immediately after completing her bachelors in Audiology & Speech Language Pathology in 2003, she went onto obtaining her Masters in 2005, specializing in Speech Pathology. She has over ten years of experience working in a wide variety of clinical settings in Sri Lanka and the UAE. Nuzha’s experience includes work in outpatient clinics, cochlear implant and audiology clinics, acute inpatient hospitals, rehabilitation units and in pediatric and adult ICUs. She has extensive experience and skills that consist of, but are not limited to pediatrics with hearing, language and feeding disorders, and adults with tracheostomies, severe cognitive impairments and swallowing disorders. Prior to joining NMC ProVita in 2013, she served for 5 years in Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Nuzha is a professional and is passionate about her field, and committed to working as part of a multidisciplinary team for obtaining the full potential of the patients she serves.