Conditions We Treat

What conditions do you treat?

At the Aerodigestive and Airway Reconstruction Centerour team works together with your child and your entire family to treat a range of conditions affecting the airway, esophagus and upper digestive tract.

Disorders of the larynx and trachea

  • Airway obstruction, including laryngomalacia
  • Complete tracheal rings/congenital tracheal stenosis
  • Complex voice disorders
  • Congenital High Airway Obstruction Syndrome (CHAOS)
  • Dysphonia and complex pediatric voice disorders
  • Laryngeal cleft
  • Laryngeal paralysis 
  • Laryngeal stenosis
    • Supraglottic stenosis
    • Glottic stenosis
    • Posterior glottic stenosis
    • Subglottic stenosis
  • Laryngeal web
  • Laryngeal and tracheal inflammation
  • Laryngeal spasm
  • Laryngocele
  • NF-1/laryngeal tumors
  • Posterior glottic diastasis
  • Recurrent croup
  • Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP)
  • Severe laryngomalacia
  • Subglottic cysts
  • Subglottic stenosis
  • Stridor and noisy breathing
  • Tracheal stenosis
  • Tracheomalacia
  • Tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF)
  • Tracheostomy dependence or malfunction
  • Tracheostomy care and management
  • Vocal cord cysts, nodules and polyps
  • Vocal cord paralysis
  • Vocal fold motion disorders
  • Voice abnormalities following airway reconstruction
  • Voice abnormalities resulting from laryngeal injury

    Esophageal, gastrointestinal and swallowing disorders

    Pulmonary disorders

    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchomalacia
    • Chronic cough
    • Interstitial lung disease
    • Obstructive apnea
    • Pulmonary aspiration
    • Recurrent wheezing
    • Recurrent pneumonia
    • Recurrent respiratory infections
    • Refractory asthma