Effects of sinus lifting on voice quality. A prospective study and risk assessment.

@article{Tepper2003EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of sinus lifting on voice quality. A prospective study and risk assessment.},
  author={Gabor Tepper and Robert Haas and Berit Schneider and Georg Watzak and Georg Mailath and Sasha A Jovanovic and Dieter Busenlechner and Werner Zechner and Georg Watzek},
  journal={Clinical oral implants research},
  year={2003},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={767-74}
}
A variety of potential complications associated with sinus lift surgery have been reported in the literature. However, potential alterations of voice quality following sinus elevation have so far not been mentioned or evaluated scientifically. For the majority of patients, slight changes of the voice pattern are of no importance. However, for voice professionals, whose voices have become part of their distinctive profession or trademark, minimal changes may have dramatic consequences. This… CONTINUE READING