Upper Airway Surgery

upper airway

Soft palate abnormalities, such as dorsal displacement of the soft palate, are treated with a variety of surgical procedures, the most common being a tie forward.  Laryngeal hemiplegia also has a variety of surgical options including a tie back (laryngoplasty), Laryngoplasty with Sacculectomy, or laser Ventriculocordectomy.  Epiglottic entrapments are also commonly treated surgically.