Aerodigestive Team

Children with complex disorders involving the airway, respiratory and gastrointestinal systems receive comprehensive care from a multispecialty team of otolaryngologists, pulmonologists, gastroenterologists, and speech and swallow therapists. Conditions treated include:

  • Aspiration and other disorders of swallowing
  • Chronic cough
  • Congenital esophageal disorders with airway or breathing problems
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disorder (GERD) with breathing problems
  • Laryngeal and tracheal stenosis
  • Laryngeal cleft
  • Severe laryngomalacia
  • Stridor (noisy breathing)
  • Tracheomalacia
  • Tracheostomy dependence