Dr. Bernard Yu, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
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Dr. Bernard Yu, MD
Dr. Bernard Yu, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Yu is affiliated with Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital and Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest.

9600 Bellaire Blvd Ste 211

Houston, TX 77036

Contact Information
Dr. Bernard Yu, MD

Dr. Bernard Yu, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 90% of peers
Pinguecula
high
more than 89% of peers
Trichiasis
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yu "As a practicing ophthalmologist I believe in the importance of patient education. My hope is that every patient walks away with a full understanding of the conditions and the health of their eye. My staff has been trained well to communicate with patients and take extra care for our elderly."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Taipei Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Catholic Med Ctr Brooklyn & Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Vets Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Meth Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yu to family and friends
3.8
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Yu's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Houston, TX |
I had a good experience with Dr. Yu before. Recently, I try to make an appointment with Dr. Yu. After left a message in business hour, I had a good wait for reply more than a day. I call again, the receptionist hung up the phone. I call them again, set up appointment, the receptionist hung up the phone again. On the day of appointment with Dr. Yu. I was told there no appointment for me. The office lady not letting me see Dr. Yu even I told her I have sharp pain on my eye. She reschedule me!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Yu accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana POS
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Yu has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest
7600 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074
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