Dr. Charles Yen, MD

Dr. Charles Yen, MD

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Medical Oncology  ·  
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52 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Charles Yen, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

Northwest Cancer Center

17323 Red Oak Dr

Houston, TX 77090
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Physician Network
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Yen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Purpura
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Yen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Yen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yen "Dr. Yen has been with Millennium Physicians since 2001. He is certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Hematology. Before entering medical school, Dr. Yen earned a B.S. with honors in Electrical Engineering from UT and worked at Baylor College of Medicine's Department of Orthopedics writing software programs. Dr. Yen earned his medical degree from UTMB at Galveston. He pursued his fellowship in Hematology and Oncology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yen "Millennium Physicians is a multi-disciplinary medical group that offers a singular source for patient healthcare needs. Our practice is a diverse group of 19 physicians at nine different locations in the Greater Houston area. Millennium Physicians is here to treat with the highest level of care and get patients back living life to the fullest."

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

108  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Lung Cancer Treatment
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University TX SW
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yen's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yen to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Yen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Yen is great ! He looks where no one else can or thinks to, and I like that he personally calls to give you your lab results. Very good bedside manner, and always tries the least invasive treatments first.
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Dr. Yen is very thorough in explaining what is going on with his patient medically and is clear and concise with answers and suggested alternative treatments.
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