Dr. Karin Yien, MD

Dr. Karin Yien, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Karin Yien, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

615 Ocean St

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Yien's Experience

Dr. Yien's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yien's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yien to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Yien's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Yien definitely spends the time with her patient (me, at least), but she is kind of condescending. I left her office feeling like I'd just been talked to like an idiot. I am pregnant and cannot get an appointment with an OB for 6 weeks, hence my visit. After I left Doctors on Duty I got a...more
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