Healthcare: Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)

Center for Airway, Voice & Swallowing


Baylor Medicine’s Laryngology and Speech Pathology team is focused on serving patients with voice, airway, and swallowing disorders.  Our team utilizes specialized medical, surgical, and behavioral techniques to diagnose and treat voice and speech conditions, dysphagia (difficulty swallowing), chronic cough, and conditions involving the upper airway, larynx, and trachea.

Our faculty, with specialty training in laryngology, collaborate with speech-language pathology, gastroenterology, pulmonology, thoracic surgery, psychiatry, and surgical pathology to provide multidisciplinary, personalized care. 

Meet Our Team

Conditions We Treat

  • Voice problems
  • Hoarseness
  • Dysphagia 
  • Muscle tension dysphonia
  • Glottic stenosis & Subglottic stenosis
  • Laryngopharyngeal reflux
  • Muscle tension dysphonia & Spasmodic dysphonia
  • Paradoxical vocal fold movement 
  • Recurrent laryngitis
  • Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis
  • Chronic cough 
  • Early-stage laryngeal cancer
  • Vocal cord dysfunction
  • Vocal misuse and overuse
  • Vocal fold/cord paralysis, nodules, polyps and other benign lesions
  • Reinke’s edema 
  • Tracheal stenosis
  • Tracheostomy management 
  • Zenker’s diverticulum