Dr. Roy Yen, MD

Dr. Roy Yen, MD

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Dr. Roy Yen, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Renton, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.Read his story

4011 Talbot Rd S Ste 500

Renton, WA 98055

Contact Information

(425) 690-3488

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Dr. Yen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yen treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yen treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 98% of his peers

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

Ulcer
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yen treats Ulcer more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Yen treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Yen's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Acid Reflux Surgery
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Obstruction
Bile Duct Procedure
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Helicobacter Pylori Gastrointestinal Tract Infection
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

My mission is to provide thoughtful, conscientious care and maximize the patient's experience.
I actively track and analyze my personal markers of clinical quality (including polyp detection rates, endoscopy examination times).
I implement the most up to date research that improves patients' lives.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2011
    University Of Colorado, Denver-Colorado School Of Public Health
    2011
  • 2009
    University Of Colorado At Denver
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2008
    University At Buffalo Program
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2005
    Mayo Clinic Jacksonville
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 1999
    Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    Los Angeles County Harbor UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1992
    University Of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School
    1992

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • English

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2.7

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Highly recommend Dr. Yen to anyone. He takes his times to listen and asks all the right questions, is thorough and knows what he is doing. His follow through is great too.
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Great follow up - he knows his field
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Wanted to schedule a colonoscopy on first visit for acid reflux. Then gave me a special diet that included tomatoes which are one of the most common foods to avoid when you have acid reflux. It was like he didn't even listen to me when I told him why I was there. Extremely disappointing and a waste...Read More
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First, it took over a month to get an appointment to see him. When i did get to see Dr. Yen, the sequence of events was as follows. Dr. Yen wears a pair of purple gloves sits next to his computer. Ask me preliminary questions on my symptoms. Without even a cursory examination of my hemorrhoids,...Read More
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After being dropped it seems that Dr Yens only concern is scheduling expensive colonoscopies. Good luck with maintenance appointments or getting a callback from his assistant. if you are seeking a compassionate or empathetic Dr, look elsewhere.
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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
HealthSmart
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
ODS Health Plan
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Heritage Signature
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
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