Dr. Katherine Yung, MD

Dr. Katherine Yung, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female
(3)
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Dr. Katherine Yung, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2330 Post St Fl 5

San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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.

Education

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yung's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yung to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Yung's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Chico, Ca
It’s been one year and one month since I had my vocal cord implant. I feel great, I can breath and my voice is back to normal. I will be forever grateful to Dr. Yung. She treated me with such respect. She is very caring and sincere. She is an excellent surgeon. I highly recommend her. I thank God...more
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in Antioch, CA
I've been a patient of Dr. Yung for almost a year now. We've gone through 3 surgeries and several pre and post op appointments. i find her to be pleasant and professional. she's knowledgeable about my history and always prepared for our appointments. Because she's taken the time to become...more
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in Emeryville, CA
I was kept waiting for over an hour with no explanation of, or apology for, the delay. The exam chair was inaccessible (I am a wheelchair user) and excruciatingly painful for me to sit in. UCSF you can and should do better!
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