Dr. John Yu, MD

Dr. John Yu, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
(19)

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Dr. John Yu, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pearland, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

John Yu, MD

1930 Country Place Pkwy Ste 106

Pearland, TX 77584
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
high
more than 88% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 75% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Yu'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. Yu "Cardiac Care with Compassion."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University of Toronto, Faculty of Arts and Science
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • McMaster University Medical Center, Comprehensive Internship in Internal Medicine.
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Toronto/Faculty of Medicine, Internal Medicine Residency & Co-Chief Residency (Sr. Year)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • McGill University Faculty Of Medicine, Fellowship In Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Stanford University Medical Center, Fellowship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Texas H.S.C. at Houston
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yu's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yu to family and friends
19 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Yu'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Yu is an extremely thorough cardiologiist. He listens to your symptoms and concerns and analyzes your complete cardiovascular system. He is very precise and analytical with his diagnosis. He discusses every detail in the results of your tests. And you never feel hurried with him. He is...more
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I am the billing manager for Dr. Yu's new billing company. We have been working with him since December 1, 2017. We are very careful to keep accurate records of what is billed and what is paid by all patients. If there is a question, we are available to discuss it with you. Please feel free to...more
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The bills I received do not take into account 1) the amount I paid at the time of my office visit, and 2) the discounted rate for services I receive through my insurer. If I had not reviewed my EOB, I would have been tricked into paying more than twice as much for my visit. This was an ongoing...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Yu for over 10 years. Of all my doctors I rate him at the top. He is highly intelligent and is also an excellent internal medicine doctor. He recently installed a pacemaker for me and I feel like a new man. My energy level is higher than it has been in 30 years. ...more
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DR. YU LISTENED TO MY HEART ONE TIME. AND SAID SOMETHING WAS WRONG. SIX MONTHS LATER I HAD SURGERY. THAT WAS 2 YEARS AGO. I'M STILL HERE. MY SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN AND I SAY THANK YOU.
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