Dr. Yun S. Yeh, MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 49

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
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Background Check for Dr. Yeh

1 Malpractice Claim

  • Settlement  (6/27/2011)
  • Amount or Range: $70,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Over prescribing of controlled substance which led to decedent's suicide.
  • State: Nevada

3 Sanctions

  • Disciplinary action in another state  (5/17/2010)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Summary: Dr. Yun Szu Yeh; License # A65313

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners on 10-06-2009 revoked the physician's medical license.

    Action Taken:

    The Medical Board of California has Suspended the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of California.

    October 21, 2010-License Revoked

    The Arizona Medical Board on 07-20-2009 issued an interim consent agreement for practice restriction. The interim consent agreement was based on the physician was criminally charged by the State of Arizona on fourteen felony counts for writing illegal drug prescriptions and collected $3.5 million in fraudulent insurance claims. The physician on 10-07-2009 surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of Arizona.

    The Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners on 10-06-2009 revoked the physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Nevada. The action was based on the Arizona criminal case and the physician elected to the revocation of his license to practice medicine it the State of Nevada in lieu of an investigation and prosecution in the State of Nevada.

    The physician failed to appear at the Board's 09-02-2010 hearing and was declared to be in default.

    The Medical Board of California has Revoked the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of California.

  • State: California
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (10/6/2009)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Summary: Dr. Yun Szu Yeh; License # 8342

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The State of Arizona on 07-13-2009 charged the physician with fourteen felony counts of allegedly writing illegal drug prescriptions for patients at a clinic the physician operated in Mohave County, Arizona. The fourteen felony counts against the physician include conspiracy, assisting a criminal syndicate, money laundering, and administerng narcotic drugs. The physician pled not guilty and his criminal case is pending.

    The physician also on 07-21-2009 voluntarily surrendered his controlled substance prescribing privileges in the States of Arizona and Nevada.

    Action Taken-Consent Agreement for Revocation of Medical License

    The Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners has Permanently Revoked the physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Nevada and is prohibited from ever reapplying for medical licensure in the State of Nevada.

  • State: Nevada
  • Arrested on criminal charges- no conviction yet  (7/20/2009)
  • Action Taken: Surrender
  • Summary: Dr. Albert Szu-Yun Yeh; License # 32323

    Nature of Complaint:

    The State of Arizona on 07-13-2009 charged the physician with fourteen felony counts for allegedly writing illegal drug prescriptions for patients at a clinic the physician operated in Mohave County. The fourteen felony counts against the physician include conspiracy, assisting a criminal syndicate, money laundering and administering narcotic drugs. The physician also allegedly collected $3.5 million in fraudulent insurance claims including $2.5 million from the State of Arizona.

    Action Taken-Interim Consent Agreement for Practice Restriction

    The physician shall not practice clinical medicine involving direct patient care and is prohibited from prescribing any form of treatment including prescription medications until permitted to do so by the board.

    October 7, 2009-License Surrendered

    The physician has Surrendered his license to practice allopathic medicine in the State of Arizona.

  • State: Arizona

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

Universidade De Sao Paulo, Fac De Med
Graduated in 1989

Internship Hospital

Episcopal Hospital
Complete in 1992

Fellowship Hospital

Maricopa Medical Center
Complete in 1997
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Yeh & Staff

  • English
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