Dr. Michael Setzen, MD

Dr. Michael Setzen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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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

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  • Health Net
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Setzen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Earwax Buildup
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Setzen treats Earwax Buildup more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Setzen treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Ear Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Setzen treats Ear Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Setzen treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Setzen treats Sinusitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Setzen treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Setzen's conditions and procedures:

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Abscess
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Adenoidectomy
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Autoimmune Diseases
Balloon Sinuplasty
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Nose
Cancer
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cough
Deafness
Deviated Septum
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Dysphagia
Ear Disorders
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Earwax Buildup
Enlarged Turbinates
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Facial Fracture
Fracture
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Labyrinthitis
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Larynx Conditions
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Otitis Media
Pharyngitis
Pulmonary Disease
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sinus Surgery
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Tinnitus
Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsillectomy
Tonsillitis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Uvulectomy
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Setzen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Setzen

4.8

Based on 74 reviews

5 Stars
93.24324324324324%
(69)
4 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.3513513513513513%
(1)
1 Star
2.7027027027027026%
(2)

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My parents started taking me to Dr. Setzen when I was toddler. I used to have constant ear infections when I was baby so he performed a surgery with ear tubes to cure that. I haven't had an issue since. I have been seeing him my entire life after that. Throughout my teens and early twenties I would...Read More
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I am not one to write reviews but I feel so strongly about the exceptional care I received from Dr. Setzen and hope to help as many people I can by spreading the word. I had a severe case of chronic sinusitis and suffered from chronic colds and debilitating headaches. Dr Setzen solved these issues...Read More
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The staff and Dr Setzen were extremely patient and kind to my son. Dr Setzen explained all findings thoroughly and explained necessary procedures that would be needed to address my son's condition. He also suggested to have second opinion if we felt it was warranted which made me feel he was very...Read More
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Balloon Dilation Eustachian tube gave me relief of pain and pressure in my ears-also I was having ongoing sinus problems and nasal congestion and this was relieved with nasal and sinus surgery. Dr.Setzen gave me a new lease on life and I am very thankful. I highly recommend Dr.Setzen should you...Read More
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As a physician I know firsthand how important it is to choose the right surgeon for a procedure. Dr. Setzen performed a nasal valve reconstruction and complex septoplasty procedure with exceptional results. Prior to the surgery, I was nearly unable to breathe thru my nose with complete nasal valve...Read More
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