Sulcus vocalis

I was diagnosed with sulcus vocalis a month back. My voice is very hoarse and there's no voice when the throat gets very dry. The doctor has suggested voice therapy for a month but he was emphasising on a surgery. Is voice therapy a permanent solution to this problem coz this is a structural defect? Or is surgery must?
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Dr. Pradeep Kumar Palakonda Visakhapatnam | ENT/ Otolaryngologist
Surgery doesn't give good results most of the times. It is advised to get treated for Allergy or Acid Reflux if one of them is the cause.
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