Dr. Andrew J. Yu, MD

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Dr. Andrew J. Yu, MD

Pain Medicine | Male

Illinois Pain Institute 431 Summit St, Elgin, IL 60120 Get Directions
(847) 289-8822

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Dr. Yu specializes in Pain Medicine and practices in Elgin, IL. He practices at 6 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Dr. Yu accepts 3 insurance carriers

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      • Humana
      • Medicaid

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      3.5 based on 12 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Yu's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Great doctor! Completely thourough with his examination of my MRI. Showed me what normal discs looked like compared to mine. I will be seeing him for every pain concern i have. I am thankful to have met great doctors these past couple of weeks. I would recommend him to everyone!
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      Specialties

      • Pain Medicine

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      • Pain Medicine
      • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Arthritis
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Back Pain
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Chronic Postoperative Pain
      • Coccygeal Pain
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fracture
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Hand Conditions
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hip Pain
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Disorders
      • Low Back Pain
      • Migraine
      • Myelopathy
      • Neck Pain
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pelvic Pain
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Sacrum Disorders
      • Sciatica
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Shoulder Pain
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylitis
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Upper Back Pain

      Procedures Performed

      • Discography
      • EMG (Electromyography)
      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
      • Epidural Steroid Injections
      • Facet Joint Injection
      • Injection
      • Intradiscal Electrothermic Therapy (IDET)
      • Joint Drainage
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Nerve Blocks
      • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Nerve Block
      • Steroid Injection
      • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Vertebroplasty

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      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Wright State University Dayton Ohio

        Graduated in 2003

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of California

        Completed in 2004

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of North Carolina Hospital At Chapel Hill

        Completed in 2009

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor

        Completed in 2008

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
      • Chinese
      • French
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Yu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pain Medicine
      • Board certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Yu's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Yu

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      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients