Uvulectomy for Sleep Apnea & Snoring Treatment in Great Neck, NY

woman covering her ears with pillows with an annoyed expression as partner snores

What Causes Snoring?

Snoring is due to the fact that the uvula is long and floppy and vibrates during sleeping. The uvula is that tissue present at the back of the throat and is easily accessible for an in office procedure.

What Is A Uvulectomy?

This is a simple office based procedure whereby the uvula is trimmed with the patient alert and awake using topical and local injection of Lidocaine.
This procedure is performed on patients with snoring.

How Long Does A Uvulectomy Take?

The procedure usually lasts 10-15 minutes and the patient will go home after an observation period of 30 minutes.

Schedule a Consultation with Dr. Setzen

Contact us to learn more about Uvulectomy for Sleep Apnea & Snoring Treatment in Great Neck, NY

What People Say About Us!

I was hospitalized four times in both St. Francis and North Shore hospitals and all the doctors couldn’t solve my problem. One visit with Dr. Setzen changed my life. His thorough examination, questions and treatment gave new me my life back. Doctor Setzen and staff are Extremely professional, caring with a real interest to help you. I think God every day that I found him and you will too.

Click here to read more reviews.

Our Locations

Location Map: 130 East 77th Street New York, NY 10075
600 Northern Blvd.
Suite 113
Great Neck, NY 11021

Tel: 516-829-0045
Fax: 516-829-0441

Location Map: 600 Northern Blvd. Great Neck, NY 11021
130 East 77th Street
10th Floor
New York, NY 10075

Tel: 516-829-0045
Fax: 516-829-0441

Request an Appointment

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.