Dr. Florence Yu, MD

Dr. Florence Yu, MD

Men's Health Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Florence Yu, MD is a men's health medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in men's health medicine and internal medicine.Read her story

Weill Cornell Medical Associates

425 E 61st St # 11

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Yu's Experience

Dr. Yu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Men's Health Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Yu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yu "Dr. Florence Yu graduated from the seven- year B.S./ M.D. combined program at The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, City University of New York Medical School and received her medical degree from New York Medical College in 2006. She completed a residency in Internal Medicine at St Vincent's Hospital in Manhattan, under the Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers. Dr. Yu has a special interest in adolescent & young adult health, and was enrolled in the combined Internal Medicine/Pediatric program at St Vincent's prior to its closure. Dr. Yu worked as an internist at The Hospital for Special Surgery for over 6 years, specializing in Perioperative Medicine. She joined Weill Cornell Medical Associates at the Iris Cantor Health Center in August 2015, a multidisciplinary practice providing coordinated and comprehensive patient care to both men and women. She is currently finishing her Master of Public Health at the University of Massachusetts Amherst to further her knowledge of current public health concerns. Her focus is on preventing disease, prolonging life, and promoting universal healthcare, both locally and internationally. To this effect, Dr. Yu has been a part of international medical mission teams in the past and hopes to continue to do such work in the future. Her primary goal as a physician is to provide quality compassionate care to all her patients. Dr. Yu is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Medical Women's Association, and the American Medical Association"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yu "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person."

2  Specialties

  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

183  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • St Vincent's Hosp & Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Florence Yu, MD
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She could be young and wise but was not. Her bedside manner revealed this alone. There were several issues due to an accident , she complained the time slot was not enough. As a child, sister and wife of Doctors can tell you this new breed is not what we want or need. I was amazed that she changed...Read More
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Told me to take NyQuil every night as a sleep aide. Willing to prescribe any SSRI just to get me out of the office. Shame to the medical community.
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Dr. Yu is a very gifted Primary Care Physician and I am excited to take advantage of Dr. Yu's medical savvy, acumen and skills moving forward as a new patient.
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