Nicole Rinne is a speech-language pathologist who cares for patients with voice, swallowing and upper airway disorders. Her particular interests include chronic cough, alaryngeal voice restoration (audible communication techniques that don't use the natural voice box), providing voice rehabilitation focused on individual needs and values, and comprehensive voice and swallowing rehabilitation following surgery and other treatments for head and neck cancer.
Rinne earned her master's degree in speech-language pathology at the University of Washington (UW). She completed training programs in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery at the UW Medical Center.
Rinne is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and participates in special interest groups for swallowing and voice disorders.
University of Washington, MS, Speech-Language Pathology, 2019