Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UVPPP)

Service: Type:
Minimally Invasive Surgery

Treatment Offered At

Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UVPPP) is a robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery procedure designed to treat sleep apnea that involves the removal of obstructive tissues found in the back of the throat to open the airways. Sometimes people still struggle with sleep apnea even after they use a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure machine. In those cases, UVPPP may be needed.

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