Dr. Ling Yu, MD

Dr. Ling Yu, MD

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46 y/o
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Accepting new patients

Dr. Ling Yu, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Dickson, TN. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

Nephrology Associates

111 Highway 70 E Ste E

Dickson, TN 37055
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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Top Care Areas

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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
Gout
very high
more than 97% of peers

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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.
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Yu does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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.

Education

  • 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
4.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Yu's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Yu accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card
    Network C
    Network P
    Network S
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • NovaNet
  • One Health
    One Health HMO
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Yu has admitting privileges

Tristar Horizon Medical Center
111 Highway 70 E
Dickson, TN 37055
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Maury Regional Medical Center
1224 Trotwood Ave
Columbia, TN 38401
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Three Rivers Hospital
451 Highway 13 S
Waverly, TN 37185
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