Dr. Sonia H. Yoo, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 48

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Dr. Yoo's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Jackson Memorial Hospital
1611 North West 12th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136
Miami Children's Hospital
3100 South West 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Yoo

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Bascom Palmer Eye Inst Ophtmlgy
Bascom Palmer Eye Inst. Ophtmlgy
900 NW 17th St
Miami, FL 33136
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    Dr. Yoo's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cornea Transplant
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Intracorneal Rings (ICRs)
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Pterygium Excision
    • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
    • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    2
    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypertensive Eye
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Entropion
    • Exotropia
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    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Hyphema
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Hypotropia
    • Keratitis
    • Keratoconus
    • Lazy Eye
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Nystagmus
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinoblastoma
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Yoo

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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

    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    Mount Auburn Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

    Fellowship Hospital

    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Yoo & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Yoo's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Yoo has admitting privileges:

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    • Jackson Memorial Hospital

    • Miami Children's Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Yoo

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yoo to family and friends

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    national average
    Experience with Dr. Yoo
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
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    • Yes.

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    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Neighborhood Health Plan
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    Bascom Palmer Eye Inst Ophtmlgy
    Bascom Palmer Eye Inst. Ophtmlgy
    900 NW 17th St
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305) 326-6303 (Office)
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