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Dr. Michael Yu, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 49

Dr. Yu

Hillhouse Medical Group PLLC

9889 Bellaire Blvd Ste E202 Houston, TX 77036
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(832) 834-5226

Dr. Michael Yu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Norman Bethune College Of Medicine and specializes in nephrology, internal medicine, and more.

At a Glance

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(832) 834-5226

Dr. Yu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage Plus
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care Connection PPO
Blue Care HMO
Blue Care Network
Blue Care Network Advantage
Blue Care Security
Blue Care Security HMO
Blue Care Security PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue HMO
Blue Lincs
Blue Lincs HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
Blue Preferred
Blue Preferred PPO
Blue Solutions HMO
Blue Traditional
Blue Traditional HMO
Blue Traditional POS
Blue Traditional PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Caring Program for Children
Community Blue PPO
Dental
Federal Employee Program
Federal Employee Program BlueDental - High Option
Federal Employee Program BlueDental - Standard Option
Federal Employee Program BlueVision - High Option
Federal Employee Program BlueVision - Standard Option
FEP BlueDental - High Option PPO
FEP BlueDental - Standard Option PPO
FEP BlueVision - High Option
FEP BlueVision - Standard Option
Health Select
Medicare Blue PPO
Medicare HMO
Medicare Plus Blue PPO
Medicare Select HMO
Preferred Care Blue PPO
Preferred Plan PPO
Preferred Plus
Preferred Plus (Ford)
Prudent Buyer PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Care Select
Managed Care
Medicaid Assignment
Medicaid HMO
Medicare
Blue Choice 65
Blue Choice 65 Select
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare of California PPO
Special Needs Plan SNP
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Yu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Acidosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Acidosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Hyperkalemia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Yu's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urinalysis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Yu's Reviews

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Very smart, listens to you. Clean neat office.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Yu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Norman Bethune College Of Medicine and specializes in nephrology, internal medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • General Medical Practice
  • Home Health Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

Baylor University
Fellowship Hospital
Yale New Haven Hospital
Residency Hospital
Yale New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
Residency Hospital
Yale New Haven Hospital
Internship Hospital
Yale New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
Internship Hospital
Norman Bethune College Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

90% Patient experience rating, 21% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)