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MEET THE DOCTORS 2018

Dr. Hamilton and Dr. Osborne will be in: 

Atlanta, GA: October 7, 8, and 9

Europe: August

Voice Case of the Week: When Nodules Need Surgery
A trial of voice therapy was suggested and the patient was compliant. However, she did not note any improvement. A decision was therefore made to perform conservative surgery. Intraoperatively, this is the image of her vocal folds. Note that operative views are rotated 180 degrees, so that right is right and left is left (unlike office laryngoscopy which is like a mirror – left is right and right is left).

Voice Case of the Week: When Nodules Need Surgery

The patient is a 32 year old singer who presented with significant worsening of her voice over a 3 month period. She is typically in meetings for most of the…

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Voice Case of the Week: The Value of a (Healthy) Screening Exam
Figure 2: Frame by frame analysis also allows for viewing of the polyps on lateral excursion, when they compress into the vocal fold superficial lamina propria. This permits the view of large ectasias (vascular lakes) embedded within the vocal folds.

Voice Case of the Week: The Value of a (Healthy) Screening Exam

  The patient is a 26 year old professional singer who has noted significant postnasal drip since performing in a smoky venue 3 weeks earlier. She feels that something is…

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