Ear, Nose and Throat

Disorders

Procedures

Imaging Services

Pediatric ENT

Delta Medix Patient General Information

Laryngectomy

Removal of the larynx and is usually performed for the diagnosis of laryngeal cancer.  Following this procedure, the patient will then breath through a stoma created at the time of surgery.  Depending on the location of ones tumor, age, and other medical problems, a partial laryngectomy can be performed with preservation of ones voice.