Dr. Joy Zhao, MD

Dr. Joy Zhao, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Joy Zhao, MD is a neurology specialist in Burien, WA and has been practicing for 14 years. She specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.

Integrated Neurology Health Services (INHS)

16122 8th Ave SW

Burien, WA 98166
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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Top Care Areas

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EEG (Electroencephalogram)
more than 55% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

2  Board Certifications

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

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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

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Dr. Zhao's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zhao to family and friends
22 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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  • 1

Dr. Zhao's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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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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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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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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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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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