Dr. Franklin Yau, MD

Dr. Franklin Yau, MD

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Dr. Franklin Yau, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rowlett, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1996 and specializes in general surgery, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

7700 Lakeview Pkwy Ste 150

Rowlett, TX 75088

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • 6 More

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Background Check

1 disciplinary action Found
  • Inappropriate personal relationship with patient(s) (3/2/2018)View details
No malpractice claims found for Texas
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Yau's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yau treats Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Yau treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Phlebitis
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombophlebitis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yau treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Yau treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yau treats Varicose Veins more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Yau treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Yau's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Constipation
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Venous Diseases
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

I like to talk to my patients. I enjoy our conversations. I make sure that after our conversation is over, that you feel that the problem you came in to see me for is being addressed in a way that you understand. We keep talking until you understand ...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2006
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Fellowship Hospital
2004
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Residency Hospital
1997
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Internship Hospital
1996
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School
1992
Princeton U
Undergraduate School
2006
2004
1997
1996
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Yau's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yau

3.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
68.75%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(4)

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  • Staff friendliness
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Initially we were happy with Dr. Yau's diagnosis regarding my father's condition and the procedures that needed to be done to improve my dad's quality of life. However, since my father's surgeries we realize the lack of communication on Dr. Yau's part and how we were not kept in the loop about my...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American

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