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Vocal Folds Shortening and Retrodisplacement of Anterior Commissure (VFSRAC), Voice Feminization Surgery, Laryngeal Papilloma Surgery, Microlayryngeal Surgery (MLS), Pulsed-dye laser surgery (PDL), Percutaneous Injection Laryngoplasty, Botox Clinic, Voice Therapy, Voice Examination
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Established in 2003, Yeson Voice Center (YVC) is South Korea’s first and largest institution providing specialized care and surgery for voice. YVC provides systematic and professional voice care for people who use their voices for professional purposes (vocalists, singers, news anchors, teachers, etc.) and voice disorder patients. YVC offers the utmost quality in equipments and treatment techniques to help patients to regain clear voice. YVC also adopted a program for voice art and voice care from the Jefferson Arts-Medicine Center of Thomas Jefferson University.
Voice Feminization Surgery
Voice Feminization Surgery: Vocal Fold Shortening and Advancement of Anterior Commissure
The new method of Voice Feminization Surgery, called “Vocal Fold Shortening and Advancement of Anterior Commissure,” is the world’s first treatment that does not incise the neck skin and get the same outcome of modifying the vocal cord to a female shape using an endoscope. The average vocal frequency increase is about 72.66Hz and the surgery successful rate is 89% in average. This treatment which was developed by YVC was presented at the Voice Foundation Association in 2007 in U.S.
Transcutaneous EMG-guided Injection Laryngoplasty
It is a new treatment method using electromyogram to cure vocal cord which does not close completely (vocal fold paralysis). This method does not need to incise the skin or anesthetize the surgical area. The electromyogram was tested approximately 1000 times on animals, and was first performed to patients in 1997. YVC recently records more than 1100 cases of this procedure and the successful rate of 92 percents. This Clinical studies were presented at the 2nd East Asian Phonosurgery Conference in 1999 and at the Voice Foundation’s 32nd Annual Symposium in Philadelphia, US in 2003.
Microlaryngeal surgery, or phonomicrosurgery, has been developed since 19th Century as the observation of the larynx through reflecting mirrors began. Laryngeal mirrors (tools with small mirrors attached which are used to see into the larynx through the mouth) provided the most significant part of understanding and treating vocal fold diseases.
Multichannel Phonokinetic Evaluation System
Multichannel Phonokinetic Evaluation System is newly developed by Yeson Voice Center to evaluate the phonatory pattern and substantiated the phonatory muscle usage and kinetic aspect of respiratory phasing during classical singing.
1. Foreign Patient Interpretation Service and Care System
Staff who are professionalized in medical interpretation will help you feel comfortable at clinic.
*Language Services Available：English, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, Chinese and Thai
2. Transportation Service.
Airport pick-up and sending service is available.
Pick-up service is provided to patients, who arrive on a weekday between 8 am and 4 pm,
Sending is provided to patients, who has flight on a weekday between 1pm to 12 am.
3. Aftercare ＆ Follow Up Service
Even after you are back to your country you can get consultation by contacting the coordinator in charge (via e-mail)