The Voice Clinic at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi helps patients suffering from a range of voice and swallowing disorders. Symptoms can include hoarseness, discomfort, whisper or roughness. Determining the exact cause of voice and swallowing disorders is important to ensure the correct treatment and preservation of your voice, and they should always be evaluated by specialists.
We offer the first integrated Voice Clinic in the UAE, with our multidisciplinary team led by a specialized voice otolaryngologist and speech pathologist, who work together to diagnose and treat a variety of voice and swallowing disorders. From physical examinations to high-resolution endoscopy, our team will work to diagnose your voice or swallowing disorder. While many issues can be resolved through medical or lifestyle changes, if surgery is required, we offer the very latest techniques to minimize damage and restore your voice.
The Voice Clinic treats patients with the following conditions:
An accurate diagnosis of the cause of a voice or swallowing disorder is essential for successful treatment. The team will ask detailed questions and examine you thoroughly. Diagnostic tests might include:
Treatment will depend on the diagnosis of your voice or swallowing disorder. One or more of the following may be recommended:
A Specialized Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) will perform a detailed clinical evaluation of the voice and/or swallowing and will determine the need for an objective instrumental evaluation. Based on the findings of the assessment, the SLP will create a personalized treatment plan based on the needs of the patient.
The Voice Clinic at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is a multidisciplinary collaboration of skilled caregivers from across several specialities, including:
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