Dr. Sandra Yeh, MD

Dr. Sandra Yeh, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sandra Yeh, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Decatur, IL. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

304 W Hay St Ste 311

Decatur, IL 62526

Contact Information

(217) 877-5050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas


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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Dry Eyes
very high
more than 92% of peers
Retinal Neovascularization
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yeh "Without the friendship and support of our patients, we would have no new patients coming to our facility. We place great importance on remembering patient names and treating them with courtesy, fairness and, above all, respect. We strive to provide the best in complete family eye care. At Prairie Eye Center, the patient always comes first."


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage


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  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Repair of Eye Laceration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yeh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yeh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yeh to family and friends
based on 40 total reviews (14 with comments)
Dr. Yeh's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (14)
in Springfield, IL |
Dr Yeh has change my life forever. I recently had cataract surgery performed by Dr Yeh and her outstanding staff. They all did a great job keeping me comfy and informed. Can't wait to return for the other eye.
in Springfield, IL |
I just had my second eye done yesterday and I am seeing 20/20 today, thanks to Dr. Yeh and her staff. If I could give her more than 5 stars I would!! She is an exceptional doctor and a joy on visits to her office. I would also like to commend the staff at the St John’s Surgical Suites, as well— they were all very attentive, kind, and comforting.
Springfield, IL |
Excellent experience from start to finish. Her staff is awesome as well.
in Springfield, IL |
Dr Yeh and her staff are AMAZING! They are very warm, caring people who treat you with respect, love, and kindness. Everything is explained to you and you are given choices. I have and will continue to recommend them to everyone! You will see you are in for a special treat! Love you guys!
in Greenville IL |
Dr Yeh and staff by far exceeded my expectations of my surgical intervention. Not only did she remove my cataracts in both eyes ..but my " new bionic eyes" she gave me with her knowledge /expertise of leading technology skills ..I no longer need glasses .. the lenses are the best thing that ever happened to me .. and so is Dr Yeh! She and her staff go above and beyond compassion and caring .. she strives to give you exactly what you need !
in Springfield, IL |
Warning: She will hack up your eyes and then take no responsibility for her actions. I now have to hire a lawer just to try to get her attention for all the pain and suffering and vision problems she caused. She also lies and ignores questions you have. Think twice before using her.
in Springfield, IL |
Very welcoming and very friendly. Still have 20/20 eyesight after having Lasik 7 years ago.
in Springfield, IL |
Dr Yeh is always positive and caring. She did cataract surgery on my husband who was reluctant to have it done. He was thrilled with the results and enjoyed the rest of his life more fully since he could read again. I'm really happy since I don't have to wear glasses or contacts any more after 58 years. A plus is Dr. Yeh's enthusiasm and energy is contagious and makes you feel great.
in Pittsfield, il |
Dr. Yeh is consistently friendly and genuinely interested in her patients. She has surrounded herself with very skilled and knowledgeable staff. I feel she is one of the very best eye surgeons for the cataract surgery that I had that can be found. The outcome of both of my cataract surgeries was the best that anyone could ever hope for. I would highly recommend her to anyone who was having any issues with their eye sight.
in Chicago, IL |
My mother has dementia and was diagnosed with inoperable cataracts by 3 surgeons in her hometown of Chicago over the past 3 years. A serious fall, due to blindness, resulted in a transfer to my home here in Springfield. I had heard wonderful things about Dr. Yeh, but had never met her. Dr. Yeh called the cataract "the largest on the planet" and she was determined to remove it. This week Dr. Yeh combined 2 procedures to remove the cataract and for the first time in years my mother has vision!
in Springfield, IL |
Dr. Yeh removed my cataracts and put in multi focal lenses in both eyes. She is friendly, enthusiastic and positive. Her staff in both her office and surgical center we're professional, friendly and caring. My experience with Dr. Yeh and her staff was exactly what a doctor patient relationship should be. I recommend her without hesitation.
in Springfield, IL |
Dr. Sandra Yeh restored by vision in both eyes to 20/20. She was very caring and positive. Her staff at Prairie Eye and LASIK Center and the staff at St. John's Hospital (Surgery Suites Montvale) was excellent. The surgery corrected my near and far sightedness and astigmatism. I had been wearing corrective lenses for over 40 years. I no longer need to wear glasses. And my vision is better than before the surgery when wearing glasses. I would HIGHLY recommend Dr. Sandra Yeh.
I saw Dr. Yeh in 1998 for corrective surgery on my eyes. She is absolutely fabulous!!!
Absolutely, the best and friendliest Doctor in the world! Kathy Freeman (Art Freeman's) older sister.
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Dr. Yeh accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
    Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
    Health and Life PPO
    Platinum PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
    Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Pekin Insurance
  • Simplifi
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Yeh has admitting privileges

Hillsboro Area Hospital
1200 E Tremont St
Hillsboro, IL 62049
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HSHS St. John's Hospital
800 East Carpenter Street
Springfield, IL 62769
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Memorial Medical Center
701 North 1st Street
Springfield, IL 62781
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