Dr. Howard Yager, MD

Dr. Howard Yager, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
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Dr. Howard Yager, MD is a family medicine specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1966 and specializes in family medicine, internal medicine, and more.

3109 E Shadowlawn Ave NE

Atlanta, GA 30305

Contact Information

(404) 261-1165

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Yager's Experience

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

3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Yager does not have any board certifications listed.

153  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Immunization
  • International Travel Prophylactic Medication
  • International Travel Vaccination
  • Parenteral Nutrition
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tube Feeding
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • George Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Yager has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Yager has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yager's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yager to family and friends
19 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Yager's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Friendly and can generally see me within two weeks of inquiry. Office staff is nice, but patient privacy is not taken very seriously. While you can get in and out quickly, you often don't get a ton of explanation on why we're going with one treatment over another or what the options or costs are....more
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Always recommend to family and friends.
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Dr. Howard Yager is a extremely understanding, kind, and professional doctor. The nurses are no different and very personable. He is very accommodating when it comes to scheduling appointments and the actual appointments are quite time efficient as well. If you’re looking for a doctor that...more
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I am a "young" senior male who has a few chronic health issues. Dr. Yager is the most professional, friendly and compassionate doctor I have found since moving to the Atlanta area. He listened intently to my issues and asked very pertinent questions. He was sympathetic to my complaints and...more
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Dr. Yager has helped me so much! He is very kind, trustworthy, knowledgeable, passionate, and wants the very best for you! His office staff is very caring and positive! What a wonderful Medical Team!
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