Fiona MacGregor
Fiona MacGregor

Voice Specialist

Glasgow

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Treatments provided by Fiona MacGregor

Fiona Macgregor offers an extensive range of the latest treatments to help her patients overcome their ear, nose and throat problems, including:

  • Biopsy of neck lumps
  • Assessment of voice and swallowing disorder
  • Management of the hoarse voice
  • Assessment of professional voice users

Treatments, operations and tests

Consultation with an ENT consultant

A consultation is the main opportunity for the specialist or doctor to explore a patient's problems and concerns and to start to identify the reasons for their ill health.

Neck cyst removal

Branchial Cleft Cysts are congenital cysts, that arise in the lateral aspect of the neck when the second branchial cleft fails to close during embryonic development. These arches and clefts contribute to the formation of various structures of the head and neck. Branchial cleft cysts are the most common of congenital neck masses. They are bilateral in about 2-3% of the cases. Usually, they do not appear at birth, but become noticeable much later in life. If they get infected, they may form a deep neck abscess or a draining fistula. The treatment of branchial cleft cysts is surgical excision.

Tonsil removal (adult)

Tonsillectomy is a common operation in childhood. Enlarged tonsils may cause chronic or recurrent sore throat, and upper airway obstruction causing difficulty with swallowing. Tonsillectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove the tonsils.

Voicebox and vocal cords examination by camera

Laryngoscopy is a medical procedure that is used to obtain a view of the vocal folds and the glottis. Laryngoscopy may be performed to facilitate tracheal intubation during general anesthesia or cardiopulmonary resuscitation or for procedures on the larynx or other parts of the upper tracheobronchial tree. Another type of procedure performed by many ENT specialists in clinics is referred to as indirect laryngoscopy. It utilizes a straight rod-mounted mirror (laryngeal mirror; vide Instruments used in otolaryngology) that is inserted into the throat and used to look at the laryngeal inlet

I specialise in...

  • Voice disorders
  • Head and neck surgery
  • Throat and swallowing problems