Keeping your voice healthy will ensure you are able to communicate properly, and for some people who rely on it to earn a living – singers, teachers and lawyers, for instance – good voice health is essential. These same individuals tend to put more strain on their vocal cords. Even those whose professions don’t require…
When you swallow, you are chewing food and moving it to the esophagus, a tube that connects to the stomach. Dysphagia, the medical term for difficulty swallowing, is characterized by the sensation of food or liquid getting stuck in the throat or chest. There are numerous factors that can cause swallowing difficulty, most of them…
Speech disorders occur when a patient (typically a child) has trouble producing certain sounds. They can be broken down into different categories depending on the nature of the problem.
Our staff of voice specialists at is well trained to deal with a variety of disorders, and can offer solutions to improve your symptoms and restore your quality of life
Topeka Ear, Nose & Throat provides pediatric therapy focusing on speech, voice and resonance disorders. Pediatric voice disorders are characterized by sudden or gradual onset hoarseness, roughness, complete loss of voice, strain or discomfort with voicing or singing. Pediatric therapy at Topeka ENT also addresses speech sound disorders to help children improve production of specific…