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Weill Cornell Medicine Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
240 East 59th Street , 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10022
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Personal Statement

Christine Estes, MM, MA-CCC/SLP is a speech-language pathologist at the Sean Parker Institute for the Voice at Weill Cornell Medicine.

Ms. Estes specializes in the treatment of voice disorders, including phonotraumatic injury, neurological voice disorders, upper airway disorders, and care of the professional voice. She developed an interest in the anatomy and physiology of the voice while earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Performance from the Crane School of Music and a Master’s Degree in Opera Performance from McGill University. To further her knowledge of the voice and voice disorders, she earned a Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Hofstra University, where she later returned in the role of Adjunct Instructor of Voice Disorders. She is involved in clinical research for the Sean Parker Institute for the Voice, and several of her studies have been published and presented at international conferences and educational programs. An experienced performer, clinician, educator, researcher, and presenter, Christine enjoys being an active part of the medical and performing arts communities, collaborating with performers, voice teachers, and medical professionals to foster an multidisciplinary approach to vocal rehabilitation.

If you are scheduled to see Christine Estes as a new patient, please print and complete the Patient Packet and bring it with you on the day of your appointment.  Thank you.

 

 

 

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Speech and Language Pathology

Expertise

  • Voice and Vocal Cord Disorders

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - HMO
  • AETNA - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • United Health Care

Qualifications

Education & Training

  • M.A., Hofstra University, 2010
  • M.M. (Music), McGill University (Canada), 2001
  • B.M. (Music), Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam, 1999

Biography

Christine Estes, MM, MA-CCC/SLP is a speech-language pathologist at the Sean Parker Institute for the Voice at Weill Cornell Medicine.

Ms. Estes specializes in the treatment of voice disorders, including phonotraumatic injury, neurological voice disorders, upper airway disorders, and care of the professional voice. She developed an interest in the anatomy and physiology of the voice while earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Performance from the Crane School of Music and a Master’s Degree in Opera Performance from McGill University. To further her knowledge of the voice and voice disorders, she earned a Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Hofstra University, where she later returned in the role of Adjunct Instructor of Voice Disorders. She is involved in clinical research for the Sean Parker Institute for the Voice, and several of her studies have been published and presented at international conferences and educational programs. An experienced performer, clinician, educator, researcher, and presenter, Christine enjoys being an active part of the medical and performing arts communities, collaborating with performers, voice teachers, and medical professionals to foster an multidisciplinary approach to vocal rehabilitation.