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Dr. Sherman Yu, MD

Dr. Sherman Yu, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 45


Dr. Sherman Yu, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and surgery.


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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Yu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Esophageal Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu performs Esophageal Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Yu performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Obesity more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Yu performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Yu's conditions and procedures:

  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Bariatric Surgeon, I believe in taking the best care of my patients and making sure they can live a longer and healthier life. My staff at TLC Surgery makes sure all patients are well taken care of and makes them feel like we are all in for the changes you embark on.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2006
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2005
University Of Colorado Hospital Authority
Residency Hospital
2001
University Of Colorado Hospital Authority
Internship Hospital
2000
Baylor University
Medical School
1995
The University Of Texas
Undergraduate School
2006
2005
2001
2000
1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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I highly recommend Dr. YU! From the start of the process he was very knowledgeable. He was straightforward and explained in detail my options and gave his recommendation. When I left I felt secure and confident that I would be able to take on this life changing event. I have gone from 345 to 155...Read More
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I was referred to Dr Yu by a fellow trial attorney who had done extensive research on the surgeons that were renowned for their technique and low complication rates: I looked no further than Dr Sherman Yu. As a nurse practitioner and an attorney I wanted the very best and I received the best. I...Read More
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One of the most caring doctors I have ever met.
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