Swallowing and Voice Disorders

swallowing disordersThough we often take our ability to eat and speak for granted, many people may experience pain, discomfort and lack of control when attempting to complete these tasks. Though not the only causes, voice and swallowing problems can develop as a result of aging, overuse, smoking and infection.

While temporary difficulties speaking and swallowing often accompany a cold or other minor condition, some cases are chronic and may require special management to control or cure.

Dr. Menachof diagnoses and treats a wide range of voice and swallowing disorders including laryngitis, spasmodic dysphonia, vocal cord paralysis and vocal cord nodules.