Dr. John Yu, MD

Dr. John Yu, MD

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Cardiology  |  
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55 y/o
(17)

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Dr. John Yu, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pearland, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

John Yu, MD

1930 Country Place Pkwy Ste 106

Pearland, TX 77584
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Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yu "Cardiac Care with Compassion."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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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
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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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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yu to family and friends
4.1
based on 17 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

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 (8)

in Seabrook
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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in MISSOURI CITY, TEXAS
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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in Pasadena, TX
DR. YU IS A very good doctor he really cares for his patients and he also has great bed side manners. HE IS ONE OF THE BEST DOCTORS I HAVE EVER BEEN TO CAN ALWAYS GET AN APPOINTMENT WITH HIM WHEN NEEDED THE STAFF HE HAS IS WONDERFUL .
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in Pearland, TX
I actually liked Dr. Yu, but cannot recommend his office because of his staff. I was badgered into paying up front for services, and assured that I was only being charged the rate they had contracted with my insurer. A few months later, I reviewed the Explanation of Benefits provided by my Insurer...more
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in Houston, TX
Dr. Yu is a sharp and thorough physician. He asks questions that require precise answers. Because I never gave any thought to the frequency or intensity of my pain, answering the questions was difficult at first; however, it made me more aware of the importance of my answers in my treatment. Now,...more
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