Prof. Chih-Ying Su, MD
Professor Chih-Ying Su is the Director of Voice Beauty Center. After 25 years of surgical and clinical experience in Otolaryngology, with particular devotion in head neck oncology and laryngology, Prof. Su on March 2000 started the activity of Voice Beauty Center.
In 2000, Prof. Su developed a new prosthesis-free technique using a paramedian approach to strap muscle transposition laryngoplasty for vocal fold atrophy with or without sulcus vocalis, and arytenoid adduction for unilateral vocal fold paralysis. Until now, more than 2000 cases of these patients have been successfully treated.
In 2001, Prof. Su started to use the strap muscle transposition laryngoplasty to restore vocal function in patients who received partial or hemilaryngectomy for early glottic cancer.
Since 2003, Prof. Su has treated more than 300 cases of adductor spasmodic dysphonia by using an innovative technique, transoral approach to laser partial ventricular fold resection and thyroarytenoid myoneuroctomy. A more detailed review of Prof. Su research can be found in “Publications”column and Medline.
Within 16 years, Prof. Su has succefully performed more than 500 cases of pitch elevation surgery for MtF transgenders.