William Gao MD


William Z. Gao, MD, Laryngologist

William Gao, MD, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained laryngologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He specializes in diagnosing and treating disorders that affect the three primary functions of the throat: voice, breathing (airway), and swallowing.

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Restoring Voice to the Voiceless

by William Z. Gao, MD, Laryngologist
July 31, 2020

When we face losing our voice, we may feel challenged not just functionally but emotionally as well. Our natural way…

Why Am I Hoarse?

by William Z. Gao, MD, Laryngologist
May 28, 2020

Like the Beach Boys, your vocal cords appreciate good vibrations. But illness or vocal trauma can affect the vibrations in…