Dr. Howard Yeon, MD

Dr. Howard Yeon, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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Dr. Howard Yeon, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Middletown, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Harvard Med Sch in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

95 Crystal Run Rd

Middletown, NY 10941

Contact Information

(845) 703-6999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas


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

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

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.


  • Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yeon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yeon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yeon to family and friends
based on 44 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

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Dr. Yeon's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

All the negative reviews ring true with me .. he is a terribly conceited person and I'll never go back to him again .. he treated me terribly and I wasn't going to take it . I really think he's got issues
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in Ellenville, NY
I am a 34 year old patient who received a microdiscectomy and laminectomy from Dr. Yeon. I was quite nervous to have this surgery but the pain I was in left me no other options. Upon reading the reviews on Dr. Yeon, I have to say that I thought he would not be considerate of my fears. I was totally...more
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in Delanson, NY
One year ago I was told by Dr. Yeon that he would not do my operation and if if som other doc did he would question them. Well, I year later I am sitting in ahospital, with the procedure done. With a great doctor. Yeon should QUESTION HIM on how to do it. His assistant gave me antihistamines to...more
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in Milford, PA
Harvard Grad, who displays a superiority complex. Rude and arrogant. Has no tolerance for questions or listening to prior medical history regarding your pain. Has no regard whether you understand what he is telling you or not. Abruptly left the room, paperwork on the tray, with no further...more
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in POrt Jervis
I saw Dr. YEON and he was honest and explained everything. I went through alot with my injury itselfbut he did NOT try to stear me to surgery...he even told me last minute it was up to me and he would not force surgery right at the last minute because I was so scared.
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