Rhona Galera

Rhona Galera, CScD, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist III

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
725 Welch Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304


Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

725 Welch Road

Palo Alto, CA 94304

Maps, Directions & Parking

Phone : (650) 497-8218

Fax : (650) 497-8491

Work and Education

Professional Education

Doctor of Clinical Science in Medical Speech Language Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

Master of Science, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, 2001

Fellowship, Providence Speech & Hearing Center, Children's Hospital of Orange County, Orange, CA, 2002

Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 2011


Choo, H., Galera, R.I., Balakrishnan, K., Lin, H.C., Ahn, H., Lorenz, P., Khosla, R.K., Profit, J., Poets, C.F., Lee, J.S. (2023). Disruptive Therapy Using a Nonsurgical Orthodontic Airway Plate for the Management of Neonatal Robin Sequence: 1-Year Follow-up. The Cleft Palate Craniofacial Journal, 60(6), 758-767.

Meister, K.D., Okland, T., Johnson, A., Galera, R., Ayoub, N., Sidell, D.R. (2020) Static endoscopic swallow evaluation in children. Laryngoscope, 130(6), 1590-1594.

Feinstein, H., Daşdöğen, Ü., Libertus, M.E., Awan, S.N., Galera, R.I., Dohar, J.E., & Abbott, K.V. (2021). Cognitive Mechanisms in Pediatric Voice Therapy - An Initial Examination. Journal of Voice, 5(21), 324-326.

Dohar, J.E., Greenberg, L.L., and Galera, R.I. (2013).  The dysphonic videolaryngoscopy with stroboscopy paradox and challenge of acquired subglottic stenosis after laryngotracheal reconstruction.  International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 77(5),732-738.