Conditions and Services

The Swedish Pediatric Aerodigestive Program is dedicated to managing and treating complex conditions of the airway, respiratory, and gastrointestinal tracts. The lists below provide a summary of the conditions we treat and services we offer.


  • Laryngeal and tracheal stenosis
  • Tracheostomy dependence
  • Vocal cord paralysis with aspiration
  • Aspiration and other swallowing disorders
  • Congenital esophageal or airway disorders with airway or breathing problems
    • Tracheo-esophageal fistula (TEF)
    • Tracheomalcia or bronchomalacia
    • Laryngeal cleft
  • Syndromes and other conditions affecting neurologic and muscular control with secondary airway/breathing problems
  • Breathing problems with concerns for reflux or aspiration
    • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    • Chronic lung disease
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Noisy breathing
    • Severe asthma
  • Sleep apnea


  • Airway surgery
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Laryngeal cleft repair
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngotracheal reconstruction
  • pH impedance testing
  • Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
  • Tracheotomy
  • Upper endoscopy