Dr. Yi Yi S. Gu, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Female

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Dr. Gu:

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Dr. Gu's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit
350 Hawthorne Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609
John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek
1601 Ygnacio Valley Road
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gu

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Associated Intern Medcn Medical Grp
Associated Intern Medcn Medical Grp
350 30th St Suite 320
Oakland, CA 94609
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    Dr. Gu's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 2006
    • Rheumatology, 2010
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
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    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Gu

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gu & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    You have an 85.2% lower risk of dying at a hospital with 5 stars for heart bypass surgery compared to a hospital with a 1 star. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Gu'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. Gu has admitting privileges:

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    • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Summit

    • John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gu

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gu to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Gu's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Gu
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Gu and her staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Gu accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Providence Health Plans
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Associated Intern Medcn Medical Grp
    350 30th St Suite 320
    Oakland, CA 94609
    (510) 465-6700 (Office)
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