Dr. Sherman Yu, MD

Dr. Sherman Yu, MD

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Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
44 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Sherman Yu, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and surgery.

Texas Laparoscopic Consultants

1200 Binz St Ste 950

Houston, TX 77004
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Yu'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

This content was provided by Dr. Yu "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."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

1  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yu's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yu to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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  • 3
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Dr. Yu'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...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...more
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One of the most caring doctors I have ever met.
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