Dr. Michael Yates, MD

Dr. Michael Yates, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Michael Yates, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1982 and specializes in plastic surgery.

303 Williams Ave SW Ste 1421

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Grafts
very high
more than 96% of peers
Wound Repair
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Yates'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. Yates "Practice specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face breast and body, as well as ancillary services that provide non surgical anti aging treatments. Focus is on patient safety and education, achieving excellent surgical results, and providing full service support before during and after treatment"

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

32  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Mississippi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yates' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Yates' 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 highly recommend Dr. Yates. His talent and skill level is unbelievable. I had a mommy makeover (breast aug/lift, lipo, lower body lift) after weight loss. I love my results! I healed perfectly, with minimal scarring. Dr. Yates' attention to detail is unmatched, he meticulously planned out my...more
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Love love love dr Yates!!! He is a perfectionist and did an excellent job on my breast augmentation! His staff are the friendliest as well. Highly recommend him for any kind of plastic surgery needs!!!!
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Dr. Yates done my breast reduction and I am well pleased with the results. My breasts where extremely large and this has been the best experience in my life. Thanks Dr Yates!
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Dr. Yates is a gentleman first! A great physician second! He is an attentive, respectful, perfectionist who, I felt, went above and beyond in caring for my needs. I'm a black female, and scaring was minimal for my tumny tuck, and non existent fir my rhinoplasty, due to his skills. His...more
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Dr Yates is a perfectionist and absolutely wonderful at his job. I could not be happier with my results from his surgery. The procedure was completely explained to me & he listened to my concerns and request. I chose him initially because of his high recommendations that came from my friends....more
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