OFFICE HOURS
QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR BILL?
NEED TO SCHEDULE SURGERY?
NEED A PRESCRIPTION REFILL?
HEARING AIDS AND AUDIOLOGY
INFORMED CONSENT INFORMATION
POST-OPERATIVE INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTIONS
LINKS TO OTHER OTOLARYNGOLOGY WEBSITES
PICTURES OF VARIOUS OTOLARYNGOLOGIC CONDITIONS
IS THERE A CURE FOR SNORING?
WHAT IS  SEPTOPLASTY?
WHAT'S OTOLARYNGOLOGY?
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT PE TUBES
PATIENT INFORMATION IN SPANISH
SMELL AND TASTE DISORDERS
WHAT'S NEW IN OTOLARYNGOLOGY?
VIDEO-LARYNGOSCOY
NEED A MAP?
PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION
OFFICE HOURS
QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR BILL?
UPP (Uvulo-palato-plasty) PICTURES
This page was last updated on: October 11, 2014
Click to enlarge
Click to enlarge
Click to enlarge
UPP Surgeon's View
Click thumbnail to enlarge
UPP Surgeon's View
Click thumbnail to enlarge
UPP Surgical Specimen
Tonsils, a cuff of soft palate and the uvula are removed.
Click thumbnail to enlarge
Click to enlarge
UPP 10 Days Post-Op
Whitish scab surrounding suture line.
Click thumbnail to enlarge
NEED TO SCHEDULE SURGERY?
NEED A PRESCRIPTION REFILL?
HEARING AIDS AND AUDIOLOGY
INFORMED CONSENT INFORMATION
POST-OPERATIVE INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTIONS
LINKS TO OTHER OTOLARYNGOLOGY WEBSITES
PICTURES OF VARIOUS OTOLARYNGOLOGIC CONDITIONS
IS THERE A CURE FOR SNORING?
WHAT IS  SEPTOPLASTY?
WHAT'S OTOLARYNGOLOGY?
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT PE TUBES
PATIENT INFORMATION IN SPANISH
SMELL AND TASTE DISORDERS
WHAT'S NEW IN OTOLARYNGOLOGY?
VIDEO-LARYNGOSCOY
NEED A MAP?
Uvulopalatoplasty (UPP) or Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) are procedures that are performed in the operating room under general anesthesia.

FOR OFFICE-BASED PROCEDURES FOR SNORING, CLICK BELOW:

LASER-ASSISTED (LAUP)
or
RADIOFREQUENCY (RFUP)


OTOLARYNGOLOGY HOUSTON

Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD
Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

Memorial Hermann Professional Building
1140 Business Center Drive, Suite  560
Houston, Texas 77043
For appointments, call: 713 464 2614