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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Female • Age 48

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Dr. Yoo's Experience

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Dr. Yoo's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Jackson Memorial Hospital
1611 NW 12th Ave
Miami, FL 33136
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
3100 SW 62nd Ave
Miami, FL 33155

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Patient Satisfaction

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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
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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 Ring (ICR)
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
    • Pterygium Excision
    • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
    • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    • 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
    • Color Blindness
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Endophthalmitis
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    • Entropion
    • Esotropia
    • Exotropia
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • 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
    • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinoblastoma
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    • 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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    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
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Yoo & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    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

    • Nicklaus Children's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Yoo

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
    • 7 Star Ratings
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yoo to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Yoo's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Yoo

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

    7 responses

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    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
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    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellCare
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    Bascom Palmer Eye Inst Ophtmlgy
    900 NW 17th St
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305) 243-2020 (Office)
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