Dr. Jim Yao, MD

Dr. Jim Yao, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Jim Yao, MD is a nephrology specialist in Munster, IN. He graduated from Central South University Xiang-Ya School Of Medicine and specializes in nephrology.

314 Ridge Rd

Munster, IN 46321

Contact Information

(219) 789-1169

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hypokalemia
high
more than 84% of peers
Gout
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Yao'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

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Central South University Xiang-Ya School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Charleston Area Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yao's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yao to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Yao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very good doctor. Has helped me a lot.
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