Dr. Ruijin Yao, MD

Dr. Ruijin Yao, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Ruijin Yao, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Fujian Med College Fuzhou Fujian Prov China in 1982 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.

14801 Physicians Ln Ste 171C

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

(301) 251-5700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Upper Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Yao'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.

Care Philosophy

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4  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

3  Board Certifications

  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Wrist Pain
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15  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Fujian Med College Fuzhou Fujian Prov China
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • PHD
    Other Education | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yao has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yao's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yao to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Yao'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

    Under 10 minutes

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