Specialty Surgeon Complete Packaged Procedure for Vocal Cord Surgery (ENT) Vocal cords produce the sound of your voice, by vibration and the air passing through the cords from the lungs. Some of the more common vocal cord disorders include laryngitis, vocal nodules, vocal polyps, and vocal cord paralysis. Surgical treatment includes biopsy,removal of polyps, tumors or to improve function for persistent hoarseness. Treatment cost includes the facility fee, physician’s fee, related medical procedures and drugs required to administer the plan of care. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists and cost of complication management; travel, food and lodging.