Dr. Frank Yusuf, MD

Dr. Frank Yusuf, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Frank Yusuf, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Lancaster, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Oxford, Medical School Office in 1972 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1601 W Avenue J

Lancaster, CA 93534

Contact Information

(661) 945-1835

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lipomas
very high
more than 98% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Yusuf'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

64  Conditions Treated

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67  Procedures

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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

  • University Of Oxford, Medical School Office
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Waterbury Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Chldns Allegheny Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Yale New Haven/Waterbury
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yusuf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yusuf's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yusuf to family and friends
22 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Yusuf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

DO NOT, I REPEAT, DO NOT USE THIS SURGEON. My wife had a hiatal hernia and he punctured her lung in the surgery. This is after he messed up the first surgery and had to go back in and correct it. Even the 2nd surgery was botched and she had to have another surgeon go in a 3rd time to fix...more
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I saw Dr. Yusuf for a very cursory visit for minor surgery, I was to wait for his office to contact me to arrange a pre-op appointment. I never received a call so I called them and made an appointment. I arrived on time to find out they did not have me on their books for that day, this happened 2...more
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