Vocal Cord Surgery

Turn Back Time on Your Voice

Aging skin can be remedied with a facelift, but what about an aging voice? Otolaryngologist Dr. Sunil Verma joins The Doctors to explain how our vocal cords age with the rest of our body, and what can be done to treat it.

Mitch's Post Surgery Nightmare

Mitch says that after undergoing back surgery nearly one year ago, he lost complete control of his right arm. Then, following a second procedure, he woke up to find his vocal cords paralyzed.

Procedure to Reverse Paralysis?

Mitch says that after undergoing back surgery nearly one year ago, he lost complete control of his right arm. Then, following a second procedure, he woke up to find his vocal cords paralyzed. After months of learning how to cope with his new...

Vocal Cord Paralysis

Severe hoarseness and difficultly speaking and swallowing can be symptoms of vocal cord paralysis. Otolaryngologist Dr. Brian Weeks performs a laryngoscopy to explain how the vocal cords are examined.

Health Secrets Your Personal Photos Reveal!

Are you the picture of health? Learn how your personal photos, videos and voicemails could indicate a liver infection, digestive tract disorder, cancer and more. Plus, out-of-the-blue black and blues? Find out the meaning behind mysterious bruises.

Larynx Transplant

To regain her voice after 12 years of silence, Brenda undergoes the world’s second larynx-trachea-thyroid transplant, an 18-hour surgery that takes an international team of surgeons to perform.

Brenda's Future

To regain her voice after 12 years of silence, Brenda underwent the world’s second larynx-trachea-thyroid transplant, an 18-hour surgery that takes an international team of surgeons to perform. Hear how she feels about her future with her new voice.

Larynx Transplant Results

To regain her voice after 12 years of silence, Brenda underwent the world’s second larynx-trachea-thyroid transplant, an 18-hour surgery that takes an international team of surgeons to perform. Brenda joins The Doctors to reveal the results of the...