Dr. Joy Zhao, MD

Dr. Joy Zhao, MD

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Neurology  |  
Female  |  
49 y/o
(22)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Joy Zhao, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Burien, WA. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

Integrated Neurology Health Services (INHS)

16122 8th Ave SW

Burien, WA 98166
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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EEG (Electroencephalogram)
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more than 55% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Acupuncture
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Capital Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Albany Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Albany Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • State University Of New York At Buffalo
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zhao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Zhao does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Zhao and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Zhao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zhao to family and friends
3.4
based on 22 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Zhao's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Burien, WA |
I would recommend her to anyone. She is very caring and intelligent. Expect a wait time to be seen by her, she really spends the time with her patients.
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in Federal Way, WA |
I received both neurology and acupuncture treatment at Dr Zhao's office after a terrible auto accident. My experience with this doctor has been really good.
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in Kent, WA |
Dr. Zhao is a good listener and a very experienced professional. She is among a few medical doctors whom I really trust and respect. Under her care, my migraine condition has greatly improved.
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in Auburn, WA |
Dr. Zhao is truly a blessing for me. She is the best doctor I have seen in years and is renewing my faith in healthcare. She spent hours with me listening to my concerns and answering my questions. She looks at the big picture and isn't one sided in her decision making. The acupuncture I received...more
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Bellevue, WA |
offering acupuncture based on business incentive rather than necessary. fake protocol and approach to holistic treatment. poor effect but richly fee charge!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Zhao accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    Preferred Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Zhao has admitting privileges

Highline Medical Center
16251 Sylvester Rd SW
Burien, WA 98166
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Valley Medical Center
400 S 43rd St
Renton, WA 98055
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