Dr. David Yeh, MD

Dr. David Yeh, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
45 y/o
(27)

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Dr. David Yeh, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurology, and more.Read his story

South Bay Brain And Spine

2577 Samaritan Dr Ste 810

San Jose, CA 95124
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 93% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Yeh'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. Yeh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yeh "Get to know Dr. David Yeh, board-certified neurosurgeon specializing in neuro/spinal cancers.He has a special interest in brain tumors and cancers of the neuro/spinal system. In addition, he's a recognized expert in minimally invasive spine surgery, advanced instrumentation, and deformities and degenerative diseases of the spine.Dr. Yeh is a senior member of Good Samaritan Hospital's neurological surgery team. He also covers the emergency department and is involved in neurotrauma and neurovascular emergencies. Prior to choosing a career in medicine, Dr. Yeh graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and computer science. He later attended Saint Louis University School of Medicine.Dr. Yeh spent seven years after medical school training in the field of neurological surgery. He completed his neurosurgical residency training with the Mayfield Clinic at the University of Cincinnati. He also graduated with advanced training (fellowship) in complex spine surgery and epilepsy surgery. He has published multiple medical articles, presented to multiple medical societies, and has been involved in numerous public educational symposiums."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yeh "Patients needs come first"

4  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurology
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

95  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yeh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Yeh does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Yeh and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Yeh's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yeh to family and friends
27 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Yeh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

A fantastic doctor. Great critical skills.
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I’ve been an RN for 37 years, the last 10 of which I have worked with chronic back pain. I was told my back and spine were held together by scar tissue, Today I am regaining full function of my back and legs post back surgery with intervertebral cage placement. I cannot say enough about the skill...more
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DR. YEH Is THE BEST. His surgical skills are unparalleled but even more importantly, he is tuned in to his patients, has a very relatable manner and best of all a sense of humor. You need look no further than Dr. David Yeh.
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Very direct. Very professional. Instills confidence and trust in his skills and ability to perform high level of medical care.
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