Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD

Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Springfield, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1990 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

900 N 1st St

Springfield, IL 62702

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

6  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

4 Sanctions
  • Violated terms of probation (9/14/2015)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Yakel, Donald MD: License # 036092557: SEPTEMBER 14, 2015 - COMPLIANCE. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation RESTORED the physician's license to indefinite PROBATION with restrictions for a minimum of five years; related to October 23, 2015 disciplinary action.
    State: Illinois
  • Professional Misconduct (11/19/2013)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Utah
  • Violated terms of probation (10/23/2013)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Yakel Jr, Donald L MD: License # 036092557: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to comply with the terms and conditions of his Department’s Probation dated March 27, 2013. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has automatically, indefinitely SUSPENDED the physician’s Illinois license for a minimum of 12 months.
    State: Illinois
  • Disciplinary action in another state (4/4/2013)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Utah
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Utah
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • St Mary's Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Yakel Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Yakel Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yakel Jr's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yakel Jr to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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Dr. Yakel Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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