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Dr. Son Yu, MD

Vascular Surgery ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Yu

Dr. Son Yu, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in vascular surgery.


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Dr. Yu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
Basic PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Delta Health System
Health Net
Covered California - Bronze PPO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
Individual and Family PPO
Medicaid
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
HealthSmart
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Yu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Varicose Veins more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 100% of his peers

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

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Yu's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Son Yu, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Yu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yu

4.8

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Good doctor but waiting over 2 weeks for a report and plan of action is not only unacceptable but dangerous.
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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....Read 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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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