Dr. Michael Yen, MD

Dr. Michael Yen, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Michael Yen, MD is an oncology specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in oncology.

1669 Dominican Way

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 82% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Yen'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.

1  Specialties

  • Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Yen does not have any board certifications listed.

84  Conditions Treated


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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.


  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Yen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yen to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Yen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I met Dr. Michael Yen a week ago, when I had an urgent concern about a potential blood clot in my calf. As my familial history includes a blood clotting disorder, any symptoms in that direction are worrisome. Dr. Yen fit me in the same day, as a first time patient, and patiently spent :30 with me...more
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I love Dr. Yen! He is very articulate, concise and approachable. He diagrams his explanations and options and also takes the time to discuss patience concerns. He is available through his office and his cell. I am also able to email him at any time. All of my concerns and questions have been...more
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