Voice Disorders & Hoarseness

Voice Disorders & Hoarseness Specialists for Greenwich, CT & Surrounding Areas 

When it comes to voice disorders, hoarseness is one of the more common voice complaints. When it comes  to voice disorders and hoarseness consult with one of our ear, nose and throat physicians at Greenwich ENT to provide you with relief. 

Voice Disorders 

Voice disorders occur when the quality, pitch and volume of a person's voice is not appropriate for their age, gender, geographic location or background. This is also known as the generic term dysphonia. Signs and symptoms of dysphonia include but are not limited to abnormal loudness/volume, weak voice, hoarse voice, shrill voice, tremulous voice, abnormal resonance, abnormal pitch and roughness. 

Hoarseness

Hoarseness is characterized as abnormal changes in the voice. Your voice can sound raspy, strained or show changes in volume or pitch. Common causes of hoarseness include: 
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Benign Vocal Cord Lesions
  • Vocal Hemorrhage
  • Voice Box trauma 
  • Thyroid Problems
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPRD)
  • Neurological Diseases or Disorders
  • Smoking
  • Allergies
If you are dealing with voice disorders and other ear, nose and throat conditions contact the physicians at Greenwich ENT today! We have treated patients from all over Westchester, NY, Greenwich, CT, Stamford, CT and neighboring communities! 
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