Dr. Elisa Yao, MD

Dr. Elisa Yao, MD

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
40 y/o
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Dr. Elisa Yao, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Los Gatos, CA. She specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine.Read her story

Rehab One Medical Group

13980 Blossom Hill Rd Ste B

Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Yao's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Neck Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yao treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 74% of her peers

Dr. Yao treats this condition more than 74% of her peers

Fibromyalgia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yao treats Fibromyalgia more than 71% of her peers

Dr. Yao treats this condition more than 71% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yao treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Yao treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Yao's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursa Injection
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stroke
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Weight Loss Management

About Me

Helping patients live healthier, with less pain, and with overall improved quality of life is a passion of mine. I have extensive training in integrative/holistic medicine, including use of acupuncture, herbs, supplements, and nutrition. I also have ...

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Integrative Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

Uc Davis Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Uc Davis School Of Medicine
Medical School
Uc Berkeley
Undergraduate School
I Having Spent a Year Studying Traditional Chinese Medicine At a Masters Program Starting In 2005. I Am a Diplomate Of The American Board Of Integrative and Holistic Medicine (Abihm).

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • English

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Dr. Yao's Reviews

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4.8

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Dr Yao listens and has proven precise in her diagnosis and treatment. She explains and gives reasons for treatment protocol; has shown much patience whenever I am skeptical. Dr Yao's goal is to get to the root cause of the problem. With her help I achieved my desired weight loss. Thanks Dr!
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She was generous with time spent in diagnosing my back pain. Turned out to be a muscle stress injury and following the exercises she prescribed - I am now pain-free!
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