Dr. Michael Setzen, MD

Dr. Michael Setzen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Michael Setzen, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from U Of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg in 1974 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

600 Northern Blvd Rm 312

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

(516) 829-0045

Insurance Accepted

  • Health Net
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
ENT Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

52  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Uvulectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • U Of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Johannesburg Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Setzen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Setzen's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Setzen to family and friends
69 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (69)

  • 5
    (64)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Setzen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

DR Setzen and staff was excellent, my procedure to open my nasal passages with balloon inflation was very effective and my dependence on afrin nasal spray is over !! thank god and DR.Setzen. I would recommend anyone suffering from constant nasal congestion to visit Dr Setzen.
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Dr . Setzen had been my doctor for over 25 years. I have chronic sinus problems. Before I went to him, no ENT was able to help me. I used to get severe headaches and have trouble functioning. I am much better now and credit him for my improved health. His staff is wonderful and I know they are...more
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Dr Setzen has the knowledge the skills and the values to give exemplary care while minimizing his patients anxiety. I underwent surgery by Dr Setzen almost 15 years ago to correct a deviated septum and to remove nasal polyps and I would recommend him highly. He has a delightful bedside manner & is...more
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Sinus Infections Helped with Surgery! I suffered for years from : *Chronic Sinusitis *Nasal Congestion *Nasal Polyps Dr. Setzen saved me and improved my quality of life. The only thing helped me was surgery - Endoscopic Sinus surgery Balloon sinus dilation I’m a new man. It was a relatively...more
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I was lucky to find Michael Setzen Have a problem with nose, curverd septum, pollips and plastic surgery All went good and very happy with resolts Strongly recommended for everyone
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