Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(5)
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Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD
Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Springfield, IL. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

900 N 1st St

Springfield, IL 62702

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Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD

Dr. Donald Yakel Jr, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Yakel Jr's Experience

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Dr. Yakel Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
6

Conditions Treated

  • Arrhythmias
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
3

Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

6 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
  • Violated terms of probation (3/27/2013)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Yakel, Donald L MD; License # 036-092557: NATURE OF COMPLAINT; The physician failed to comply with the terms of his Department Probation, dated August 13, 2012. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s Illinois license on indefinite PROBATION for a minimum of five years and imposed a FINE in the amount of $20,000.00.
    State: Illinois
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/14/2013)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Dr. Donald L Yakel; License # 185251-1205 - NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Respondent's medical license was disciplined by the Illinois Division of Professional Regulation in June 2012. ACTION TAKEN: Respondent's licenses to practice as a physician/surgeon and to administer and prescribe controlled substances are placed on probation with conditions. The Utah probationary period shall continue until Respondent's Illinois probation is terminated.
    State: Utah
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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yakel Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yakel Jr to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews
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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Dr. Yakel Jr accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice PPO
  • 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
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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