Dr. Ling Yu, MD

Dr. Ling Yu, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ling Yu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Dickson, TN and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in nephrology.

Nephrology Associates

111 Highway 70 E Ste E

Dickson, TN 37055
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • NovaNet
  • One Health
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance

Learn about Dr. Yu

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Yu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yu "My practice focuses on patients with chronic kidney disease end stage kidney displays on dialysis, sever hypertension resistant to treatment electrolyte problems and kidney stones. My practice philosophy emphasize preventive measures of all types of kidney diseases."

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Yu does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Bejing Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Texas Southwest-Dallas
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Southwest-Dallas
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Southwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Yu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Yu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yu to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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  • 1

Dr. Yu'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)

Talks to you and educates you about problems
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