Dr. Howard Yeon, MD

Dr. Howard Yeon, MD

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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

Dr. Yeon'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

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • 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.

Education

  • 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

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yeon to family and friends
50 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Yeon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Yeon is an outstanding back surgeon. I would recommend him to everyone!!
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Very arrogant. He did not believe the excruciating pain in my back till he viewed the MRI he ordered, then said I would need surgery but we would need to try PT first since I was a Workman’s Comp case. Thank you Comp after 12 weeks I improved and did not need surgery. He made me feel that I was...more
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On 11/12/14 Doctor Yeon preformed 11 and half hours surgery for spine fusion from t 10 to l5. I believe he saved my life. I had or i should say Dr Yeon had a long surgery. I am doing better than i was before surgery. To me he is very polite, considerate, knows what needs to be done. If i ever need...more
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Thorough visit. Answered my questions.
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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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