Dr. Michael Yu, MD

Dr. Michael Yu, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Yu, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 47 years old.

9889 Bellaire Blvd Ste E202

Houston, TX 77036

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Yu

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 42% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 35% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 31% 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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

4

Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • General Medical Practice
  • Home Health Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
18

Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Biopsy
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis Vascular Access Creation
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Renal Biopsy
  • Urinalysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Yu does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Yu and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Yu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yu to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Yu's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Houston, TX |
Very smart, listens to you. Clean neat office.
Have you seen Dr. Michael Yu, MD?
Are you Dr. Yu?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

See our Nephrology Specialists at West Houston Medical Center

Visit Dr. Yu

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Yu accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • 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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Yu has admitting privileges

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
View Hospital Profile
Ben Taub General Hospital
1504 Ben Taub Loop
Houston, TX 77030
View Hospital Profile
Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
View Hospital Profile
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
View Hospital Profile
Houston Methodist West Hospital
18500 Katy Fwy
Houston, TX 77094
View Hospital Profile
Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
6411 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
View Hospital Profile
Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest
7600 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074
View Hospital Profile
Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
23900 Katy Fwy
Katy, TX 77494
View Hospital Profile
Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center
921 Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77024
View Hospital Profile
Memorial Hermann Surgical Hospital- First Colony
16906 Southwest Fwy
Sugar Land, TX 77479
View Hospital Profile
Park Plaza Hospital
1313 Hermann Dr
Houston, TX 77004
View Hospital Profile
St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
1317 Lake Pointe Pkwy
Sugar Land, TX 77478
View Hospital Profile
West Houston Medical Center
12141 Richmond Ave
Houston, TX 77082
View Hospital Profile

More

Read More