Throat & Voice

Common Throat & Voice Issues

In this section, we share general information on a variety of common conditions affecting the throat. This should serve only as a guide and professional consultation is highly recommended. Click here to make an appointment today.

Hoarseness of Voice
Hoarseness occurs when there is a noticeable change in the quality, volume or pitch of voice.

Pain & Difficulty in Speaking
Also known as odynophagia, this may be a symptom of an underlying voice disorder.

Breathing Problems
Difficulty in breathing or the sensation of not getting enough air could be due to a variety of reasons, some more serious than others.

Snoring in itself is more an annoyance than a medical condition but sleep apnoea should not be disregarded.

Swallowing Difficulties
The inability to swallow or the presence of pain while swallowing may indicate a swallowing disorder.