Throat & Voice Problems

December 16, 2015

FAQs on Robotics Surgery for ENT Procedures

Transoral Robotics Surgery, or TORS, is a procedure used by some ear, nose & throat surgeons (ENT) to remove problematic patches from the throat with the […]
January 21, 2016

Frequently Asked Questions about Scheduling ENT Surgery

If you’re faced with an upcoming surgery, details like health insurance may be the last thing on your mind. Nonetheless, understanding your health insurance coverage is […]
October 13, 2016

ENT Problems That GERD Can Cause

What is GERD? Gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, is a condition wherein acidic stomach juices flow back up into the esophagus. GERD can have many causes […]
December 14, 2016

Skip the Chronic Sore Throat This Winter

Winter is coming, and that means more than just holidays and cold weather. It also means the arrival of colds, coughs, and sore throats. If you […]
January 31, 2017

5 Tips to Prevent Voice Hoarseness Despite the Richmond Cold

Is the Richmond weather making your voice scratchy and hoarse? The cold temperatures and harsh winds of winter can be hard on your voice. Here are […]
March 23, 2017

Is Your Cough Due to the Richmond Weather?

As the weather in Richmond changes from warm to cold and back again, you may find yourself dealing with an unexpected cough.
June 28, 2017

Ailments You May Need an ENT for in Summer

When you think of seeing an ENT doctor, what ailments do you think they treat? With summertime fast approaching, you may not be aware your ENT […]
December 6, 2017

Why Do I Lose My Voice All the Time?

Voice loss and hoarseness are common problems cared for in the otolaryngologist’s (ENT) office on a daily basis.  The frequency of these complaints does seem to […]
December 27, 2017

Common Causes of Chronic Laryngitis

Laryngitis is a common inflammatory condition of the larynx (or voice box). Much of the time laryngitis is painless, although some patients can experience pain. Laryngitis […]