Voice feminization surgery for a sharper voice

Written by: Dr. Juan Carlos Casado Morente
Edited by: Top Doctors®

The feminization of voice is performed with surgical techniques aimed at moving from a serious tone, perceived as masculine, a sharper tone, perceived as feminine.

Patients who apply this technique are more transgender women who want to smooth and refine his voice, or women who have a very deep voice or suffer a hormonal disorder caused by excessive androgen.

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Having tried different surgical techniques, treatment currently is the Glotoplastia best results Wendler, adapted for each patient. In this technique, a connection is made by two stitches in the anterior third of the vocal cords. In addition, laser vaporizes the top layer of both vocal cords to reduce mass and tension glottal. Also, the sutures are anchored by biological glue.

Vocal therapy after surgery is essential for patient recovery. This should start talking within 15 days after surgery. The speech therapist will be vital at this stage, as it will help to change your vocal gesture, intonation, resonance and voice modulation. In this way the patient will get a more durable and less forceful voice. Optimal results are achieved approximately three months after surgery, followed by their corresponding speech therapy sessions.

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By Dr. Juan Carlos Casado Morente

Dr. Casado Morente is an otolaryngologist very prominent and valued. Graduated from the University of Cordoba, also he holds a doctorate degree for his work vocal acoustic analysis. His reputation has earned him, among other things, to be a full member of the Spanish Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Cervical-Facial, and a member of the committee correction scientific articles that company. He currently combines his professional career with his work as a teacher.

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