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Voice and Airway Center

For appointments, call (314) 362-7509
Toll free (800) 437-5430

Pediatric appointments, call (314) 454-6162

Washington University voice and airway experts provide expert diagnosis and treatment for conditions affecting a patient’s voice, airway and ability to swallow. Causes of voice and airway disorders include infections, upward movement of stomach acids into the throat, growths due to a virus, cancer and diseases that paralyze the vocal cords.

Services include the treatment of:

  • Acute and chronic non-specific laryngitis
  • Aging voice
  • Awake treatment of laryngeal disease (KTP laser treatment of papilloma, dysplasia, and leukoplakia)
  • Carcinoma
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal stenosis
  • Granuloma
  • Hoarseness
  • Laryngeal disorders
  • Larynx fracture
  • Muscle tension dysphonia (MTD)
  • Papilloma
  • Presbylarynx
  • Reinke's edema
  • Spasmodic dysphonia
  • Strained voice
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Tracheostomy complications
  • Varix
  • Vocal fold cysts
  • Vocal fold hemorrhage
  • Vocal fold nodules
  • Vocal fold paresis/ paralysis
  • Vocal fold polyps
  • Vocal overuse
  • Vocal trauma
  • Voice disorders in children
  • Zenker’s diverticulum

For more information, visit the Department of Otolaryngology website