Dr. Michelle Yao, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 48

1355 Northern Blvd Ste 3
Manhasset, NY 11030
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Dr. Yao's Experience

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Dr. Yao's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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North Shore University Hospital Syosset
221 Jericho Tpke
Syosset, NY 11791
Plainview Hospital
888 Old Country Rd
Plainview, NY 11803

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Dr. Yao's Appointment Availabilty

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Yes

Appointment Availability

Same Day Next Day Evenings Saturdays
Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island-Manhasset
1355 Northern Blvd Ste 3
Manhasset, NY 11030
Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island-Mineola
330 Old Country Rd
Mineola, NY 11501
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    Dr. Yao's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Allergy Testing
    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Argon Laser Surgery
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Diabetes Eye Care
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Treatment
    • LASIK
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
    • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
    • YAG Laser Surgery
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Allergic Eye Diseases
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chronic Eye Diseases
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Disease
    • Eye Infections
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Keratoconus
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
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    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pterygium
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroid Eye Disease
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Yao

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Graduated in 2004

    Internship Hospital

    Gundersen Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse, Wi
    Complete in 2005

    Residency Hospital

    Kansas University, Prairie Village, Ks
    Complete in 2007

    Undergraduate Schools

    Bejing Medical University
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Yao & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
    • Chinese, Cantonese
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    Dr. Yao's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital Syosset

    • Plainview Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yao to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Yao's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Yao

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Yao's Appointment Availabilty

    Accepting new patients?

    Yes

    Appointment Availability

    Same Day Next Day Evenings Saturdays

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    Office Locations

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    Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
    Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island-Manhasset
    1355 Northern Blvd Ste 3
    Manhasset, NY 11030
    (516) 627-3232 (Office)
    (516) 365-1893 (Fax)
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    Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
    Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island-Mineola
    330 Old Country Rd
    Mineola, NY 11501
    (516) 739-6600 (Office)
    (516) 739-6620 (Fax)
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