Dr. Nicholas Yerkes, MD

Dr. Nicholas Yerkes, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 35
(2)
Save
Dr. Nicholas Yerkes, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Syracuse, NY. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

301 Prospect Ave

Syracuse, NY 13203

Contact Information

(315) 448-5564

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Yerkes

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

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

Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 75% of peers
Lung Cancer
normal
more than 74% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
normal
more than 63% of peers

Dr. Yerkes'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

  • Thoracic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Yerkes does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Vascular Disease

15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

Education data for Dr. Yerkes is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Yerkes has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Yerkes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Yerkes' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yerkes to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Yerkes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

The initial appointment with the physician was good the problem arose with the staff/ scheduler that was suppose to set up my X-ray (MRI to see how much muscle damage I have) then I was suppose to immediately have an appointment (on same day) with physician to schedule my surgery. The staff was...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Yerkes
Are you Dr. Yerkes?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Thoracic Surgery
(16)
Thoracic Surgery
Cardiac Surgery
(12)
Cardiac Surgery
(4)
Cardiac Surgery
(8)
General Surgery
General Surgery
Thoracic Surgery
(3)
Thoracic Surgery
(2)