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Dr. Grillone sees patients in the Center for Voice and Swallowing at the Boston University Medical Center (Boston Medical Center) in Boston's historic South End.

The Center for Voice and Swallowing is a state-of-the-art facility located in the new Moakley building which opened its doors in November 2006. The center offers a wide array of evaluation and treatment options for patients with various voice and swallowing disorders.

The center provides a full range of state-of-the-art diagnostic tests including videolaryngostroboscopy; acoustic analysis; aerodynamic analysis; functional endoscopic evaluation of swallowing with sensory testing (FEES and FEESST); in-office biopsy of laryngeal lesions; and, in-office transnasal esophagoscopy (TNE) as well as laryngeal electromyography (LEMG). 

A number of office-based therapeutic interventions are available including botulinum toxin injections for spasmodic dysphonia; photoangiolytic (KTP and PDL) laser treatment for papilloma; dysplasia other vascular lesions of the larynx; and, cidofovir injections for laryngeal papilloma. In addition, the center offers state-of-the-art, minimally invasive, surgical interventions such as vocal cord augmentation for paralyzed vocal cords; endoscopic laser removal of early cancers of the larynx; laser treatment for bilateral vocal cord paralysis; and, laser treatment of subglottic stenosis


At Boston Medical Center, you will find the most advanced surgical and medical facilities. By doing most procedures at the Boston University academic medical center, Dr. Grillone is able to provide patients with the utmost in safety and quality care.

Dr. Grillone can be reached at Center for Voice and Swallowing by calling:

  • 617.63.VOICE (86423) or
  • 617.414.5093

If you will be coming in from out of town, please let us know. We will be happy to help you coordinate your travel plans.