Voice and Swallowing Conditions We Treat

The Eugen Grabscheid MD Voice Center offers state-of-the-art diagnostics and tools in the evaluation and treatment of voice, swallowing, airway disorders and chronic cough. These include: lasers for laryngeal lesions (that do not require general anesthesia), digital stroboscopy, transnasal esophagoscopy, pulse dye laser treatment, objective swallowing measures and assessment and laryngeal electromyography.

Our multidisciplinary team includes speech language pathologists, who specialize in voice, speech, singing and swallowing therapy, as well as specialists in the fields of gastroenterology, pulmonology, radiology and surgical pathology. Together, we strive to employ minimally invasive procedures when surgery is necessary.

Our scope of practice includes evaluation and interdisciplinary management of the following laryngeal conditions:

  • Vocal Cord Lesions
  • Malignant neoplasms (leukoplakia, dysplasia, early larynx cancer)
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Paresis
  • Spasmodic dysphonia
  • Reflux Laryngitis
  • Dysphagia (gastroesophageal reflux and LPR, endoscopic surgery for Zenker’s diverticulum, cricopharyngeus spasm)
  • Chronic cough, paradoxical vocal fold motion, laryngeal hypersensitivity
  • Airway (glottal, subglottal and tracheal stenosis, bilateral vocal paralysis)
  • Voice disorders (dysphonia)
  • Vocal cord scarring
  • Voice Disorders As We Age
  • Swallowing disorders (dysphagia) (gastroesophageal reflux and LPR, endoscopic surgery for Zenker’s diverticulum, cricopharyngeus spasm)
  • Speech disorders

Contact Us

Eugen Grabscheid MD Voice Center
Department of Otolaryngology – 
Head & Neck Surgery
5 East 98th Street
New York NY 10029
Tel: 212-241-9425
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