Dr. Son Yu, MD

Dr. Son Yu, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Son Yu, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in vascular surgery.

71780 San Jacinto Dr Bldg I

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Contact Information

(760) 568-3461

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • 25 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 99% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Pennsylvania State University Hershey Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Pennsylvania State University Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yu's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yu to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

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 (5)

Dr Yu had excellent bedside manner, he remained professional and and was honest with all the possible procedures and diagnostic testing that he was considering to find the root of my problem. After my final procedure was completed, with in 25 min he was at bedside with his plan of care for me....more
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Dr. Yu and his staff are great! Dr. Yu performed VenaSeal on my saphenous veins to correct Venous Reflux Disease. The in-office procedure was painless. After the procedure, I could resume my activities and not have to wear compression stockings. Dr. Yu and his staff were thorough and careful with...more
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After a diagnosis of a blood clot in my left leg, Dr. Yu was recommended by both Dr. Dulalia and Dr. Luke Dresibach (both excellent physicians, too). My meeting with Dr. Yu was terrific. He was kind, personable, and explained everything in plain terms for a layman to understand. I highly...more
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Saw the Dr for a regular appointment. Was having a lot of pain in my leg thought I hurt my back. During his exam he found the circulation to my foot was bad. Found a blood clot in my leg. If not for him who knows what would have happened. Removed no more problem. Dr Yu is one of the best Drs I have...more
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My PCP sent me to Dr. Yu. The staff is professional and attentive, hard to find in the desert! Dr.Yu listened to my complaint, and gave me as much time as I needed to explain a difficult problem. After some tests, he determined I had saphenous vein insufficiency. However, the presentation of my...more
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