A board-certified otolaryngologist and fellowship-trained laryngologist, Dr. Marino specializes in the comprehensive management of voice, airway, and swallowing disorders. He manages voice disorders in professionals ranging from singers, actors, and other vocal performers to attorneys, teachers, and clergy. Dr. Marino’s expertise also includes phonomicrosurgery for benign and malignant laryngeal lesions, laryngeal framework surgery, diagnostic laryngeal electromyography, laryngeal botulinum toxin injection, airway reconstruction, and repair of Zenker’s diverticulum. A particular interest of his is the expanding range of laryngeal procedures which are performed in the office without the need for general anesthesia, including laryngeal laser surgery, vocal fold injection, and transnasal esophagoscopy. At the Ochsner Voice Center, he works closely with a speech-language pathologist to provide optimal care for patients with laryngeal disorders.
Problems treated: Hoarseness, dysphonia, voice disorders, vocal fold nodules, vocal fold cyst, vocal fold polyp, vocal fold hemorrhage, vocal fold paralysis, care of the professional voice, care of the aging voice, laryngeal dystonia, spasmodic dysphonia, laryngeal cancer, laryngeal leukoplakia, laryngeal dysplasia, respiratory papillomatosis, tracheal stenosis, glottic stenosis, dysphagia, cricopharyngeal dysfunction, Zenker’s diverticulum
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