Faculty By Division

Laryngology

Division Chief: Dr. Edward Damrose, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery and, by courtesy, of Music
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery and, by courtesy, of Anesthesiology

Chief of Laryngology, Stanford Hospital Chief of Staff (2017–2020), Immediate Past Chief of Staff, Clinical Instructorship Director of Laryngology/Bronchoesophagology

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery and, by courtesy, of Music
Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery
Voice and Swallowing Specialist
Clinical Instructor

Dr. Edward DamroseDr. C. Kwang SungDr. Elizabeth DiRenzoDr. Ann Kearney, and Adam Fry, CCC-SLP, offer comprehensive evaluation and management of voice, breathing, and swallowing disorders at the Stanford Voice and Swallowing Center.

The Center specializes in the treatment of the following conditions and offer a full range of services and procedures:

  • Acoustic and aerodynamic analyses of voice
  • Airway reconstruction
  • Botulinum toxin injections
  • Cricotracheal resection
  • Cricopharyngeal muscle dysfunction
  • Cricopharyngeal myotomy – endoscopic and open
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphonia
  • Electromyography
  • Endoscopic surgery for Zenker's diverticulum
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing
  • Hoarseness
  • KTP laser treatment, in-office
  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Laryngoceles/saccular cysts
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngotracheal stenosis
  • Professional voice
  • Paradoxical vocal fold motion
  • Professional voice care
  • Selective Laryngeal Adductor Denervation and Reinnervation (SLAD-R)
  • Speech-language pathology evaluation and voice therapy
  • Spasmodic dysphonia –botulinum toxin injections and surgery
  • Stroboscopy
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Thyroplasty
  • Tracheostomy
  • Tracheal resection
  • Transnasal esophagoscopy
  • Videofluoroscopic evaluation of swallowing (modified barium swallow study)
  • Videolaryngoscopy
  • Vocal cord cysts, nodules and polyps
  • Vocal cord or fold injection
  • Vocal cord or fold paralysis surgery
  • Vocal cord scarring
  • Vocal tremor
  • Voice and swallowing therapeutic exercises
  • Voice disorders, including behavioral and neurological disorders
  • Zenker's diverticulum