Audiologist & Speech Therapist
B. Speech & Hearing Therapy (UDW)
Cert. Vest. Disorders (UCT)
PR. No. 8211698
Mandy Pillay is an Audiologist & Speech Therapist in private practice at the Crompton Hospital in Pinetown, Hillcrest Private Hospital as well as Le Domaine Retirement Village in Hillcrest.
Mandy Pillay has 20 years of experience having practiced in the government sector (public hospitals) as well as private practice (private hospitals). She specializes in vertigo/ balance and dizziness disorders, newborn hearing testing, industrial audiology as well as general hearing tests and fitting of hearing aids. She also hosted CME discussions with doctors and other medical professionals as well as talks at Baby workshops and ante-natal clinics for expecting mothers. Mandy Pillay is registered with the Health Professionals Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as well as the South African Speech-Language Hearing Association (SASLHA) and South African Audiology Association (SAA).
Balance and Dizziness Assessments
Newborn Hearing Testing
Hearing Screening at Schools
B.A. Speech-Language Pathology (UKZN)
M. Speech-Language Pathology (UKZN)
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation for Dysphagia, Certificate VitalStim Therapy (CIAO, USA)
Certificate Neurodevelopmental Supportive Care (University of Free State)
PR. NO. 0363359
Natasha Pillay has a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology and certified to provide neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) for dysphagia using Vitalstim. She also has a certificate in neurodevelopmental supportive care for pre-term and newborn babies in the NICU. Speech Therapy is provided at schools as well as private hospitals: Hillcrest Private Hospital, Crompton Hospital (Pinetown), Westville Hospital and Highway Sub-Acute & Rehabilitation Hospital (Hillcrest).
Natasha Pillay lectured for undergraduate speech therapy students at UKZN and is regularly involved with CME presentations for doctors, in-service training for nurses at hospitals as well as hosting parent workshops on speech and language stimulation. Natasha Pillay is registered with the following professional organizations:
- Health Professionals Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
- South African Speech-Language Hearing Association (SASLHA)
- International VitalStim registry (CIAO, USA)
Natasha Pillay has an excellent referral network from physicians, neurologists, paediatricians, ENTs, neuro-surgeons, GP’s and other medical specialists.
Special Interests include (but not limited to):
Paediatric/ Neonatal and Adult Dysphagia
Early intervention for speech and language delays/disorders
Adult Neuro Speech Therapy (Strokes, head injuries, stuttering)