Dr. Garvin Yee, MD

Dr. Garvin Yee, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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55 y/o
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Dr. Garvin Yee, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Wellington, FL. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

The Center for Bone & Joint Surgery of the Palm Beaches

10131 Forest Hill Blvd Ste 206

Wellington, FL 33414
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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

Runner's Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Internal Derangement of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Yee'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yee "Garvin Yee, MD is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with expertise in Sports Medicine and Knee Arthritis. Dr. Yee specializes in Knee Arthroscopy, including ACL Reconstruction, all Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair and Minimally Invasive Tennis Elbow Repair. He also specializes in non-surgical management of Knee Arthritis, including Aquatic Therapy, Customized Bracing, and Visco Supplementation Arthritis Injections."

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

82  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yee's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yee to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Yee's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Yee was very busy and only spent a few minutes with me. His staff are very hard to reach! I waited on the phone for long periods. The MRI wasn't scheduled correctly and I had to call the office to reschedule and after all the trouble I decided not to get the MR. The medication I got didn't help...more
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Trusted Dr. Yee's medical background and positive reviews...glad I did. He's attentive, knowledgeable and realistically pragmatic in his treatment approach. To complement his professional demeanor is a staff committed to patient care. Very pleased and will recommend.
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I am a Dr. myself. My tennis friends had had successful knee surgeries with him. I was having knee problems from too much tennis and age. Dr. Yee diagnosed minor meniscus damage, but told me I didn't need surgery. He recommended a non-invasive intervention that has continued to work 8 years...more
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This is the most caring and compassionate Dr. you will ever visit. I see Dr. Yee for a shoulder problem and he has done a magnificent job. He listens to you and doesn't give up on you. I had 3 different opinions prior seeing Dr. Yee. His expertise and compassion was the reason why I chose him to be...more
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