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Phelps Hospital, Northwell Health, Sleepy Hollow, NY

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Medical Director at the Institute for Voice and Swallowing Disorders and Chief of the Otolaryngology service at Phelps Hospital,

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Dr. Craig Zalvan has written and edited

an outstanding new book on the diagnosis and treatment of reflux, both Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR) and Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) with a focus on treatment using a plant-based, Mediterranean-style diet!

 

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Craig H. Zalvan, MD, FACS

Laryngologist: Voice, Swallowing and Cough Specialist
Chief, Department of Otolaryngology – Phelps Hospital; Medical Director, Phelps Institute for Voice and Swallowing Disorders, Phelps Hospital

Dr. Zalvan is the medical director of the Phelps Institute for Voice and Swallowing Disorders as well as Chief of Otolaryngology at Phelps Hospital, Northwell Health in Sleepy Hollow, New York.

Dr. Craig Zalvan has written and edited an outstanding new book on the diagnosis and treatment of reflux, both Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR) and Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) with a focus on treatment using a plant-based, Mediterranean-style diet!  To view and/or purchase book, click here.

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Voice Issues

Professional and non-professional voice users alike develop problems with their voices at some point in their careers and lives. Our unique center, ...

Chronic Cough

Chronic cough can be debilitating, uncomfortable, and socially embarrassing for many patients. Many patients continue to cough despite many treatmen...

Swallowing Problems

Difficulty swallowing can be debilitating, frustrating, embarrassing, and dangerous. Chronic coughing, choking on food, throat clearing, food gettin...

Second Opinions

Whether you have a problem that persists or another ENT has recommended vocal surgery, it behooves you to get another opinion (especially if that EN...

Testimonials

What our clients say about us

I cannot say enough about Dr. Zalvan. Having suffered for over 10 years with a chronic debilitating cough, he was the first physician of many who not only gave me hope but actually determined the cause...

MG.
COUGH

I had seen other doctors prior to my visit with Dr. Zalvan and received no solution or proper treatment for my condition. I was told by other physicians potential options for my condition were not avai...

CP.
SWALLOW

I have been a patient of Dr. Craig Zalvan since June of 2011. I am very thankful that I have been under his care. I had a voice problem for quite a few years and was procrastinating to get checked as...

JC.
VOCAL PAPILLOMA

I have been suffering for years with chronic coughing, a lump in my throat, and sore throats. I have seen three ENT doctors, two GI, an allergist, two pulmonary doctors and even tried acupuncture with ...

RS.
REFLUX

After touring for the past 2 years, my voice was not reliable, I was having increasing difficulty hitting my "money" notes, and often had discomfort after singing. After canceling two performances, I s...

LM.
VOICE

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