Dr. Vincent T. Yu, MD

Dr. Vincent T. Yu, MD

General Surgery | Male | 56 years old

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    4 based on 9 responses
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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    • Scheduling
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    Experience with Dr. Yu
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (9)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (9)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (9)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Yu's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (9)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (9)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (9)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (9)
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    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Gastroenterology

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Appendicitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blood Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gallstones
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Malnutrition
    • Megacolon
    • Nausea
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Ventral Hernia
    • Vomiting Disorders

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Colectomy
    • Colon Surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Colorado.

    • 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

    • Medical School
      Indiana University School Of Medicine
    • Internship Hospital
      Conemaugh Vly Meml Hospital

      Completed in 1987

    • Residency Hospital
      Conemaugh Vly Meml Hospital

      Completed in 1991

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

      Dr. Yu has no awards or honors listed.

    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Yu has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese
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    Dr. Yu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in General Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Yu's Office & Staff

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Yu

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Yu's Care Philosophy

    Providing excellent surgical care for everyone.