Dr. Weijia Yuan, MD

Dr. Weijia Yuan, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
43 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Weijia Yuan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. She specializes in rheumatology.

Hospital For Specialty Surgery

535 E 70th St

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Yuan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yuan treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Yuan treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yuan treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Yuan treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yuan treats Elbow Injuries more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Yuan treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Yuan's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adult-Onset Still's Disease
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Churg-Strauss Syndrome
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Microscopic Polyangiitis
Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Tendon and Bursa Injection
Trigger Finger
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

To me, being a rheumatologist is about building a lifelong professional relationship with my patients by getting to know their past and envision their future. We are in an exciting era for rheumatology thanks to the continuous advances in understa...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2011
    New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2011
  • 2011
    Hospital For Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital
    2011
  • 2008
    New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2008
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cencer Center
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2006
    Rheumatology Research Fellow
    2006
  • 2001
    Renji Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical Univeristy
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    Renji Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical University
    Internship Hospital
    1999
  • 1998
    Shanghai Second Medical University
    Medical School
    1998
  • 1998
    Shanghai Second Medical University
    Undergraduate School
    1998

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Yuan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yuan

4.3

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
78.94736842105263%
(15)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.789473684210526%
(3)

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I feel so privileged to have found Dr Yuan and am grateful that my PCP another great doctor (Burack of Sunrise Medical) recommended her and referred me. Firstly, she is incredibly professional and courteous and explains everything clearly and in detail so that I as a patient better understands...Read More
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I would leave a review on Google but I want to remain anonymous. I am an Ivy league educated and trained physician with a serious rheumatologic disease. No one spends more time researching their illness and possible treatments. Dr. Yuan is smart smart smart. Also good hearted resourceful and wise,...Read More
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She's best. She cares and looked out for every detail on my health. She is the best doctor I ever had.
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Locations

Hospital For Specialty Surgery

New Patient?
(212) 235-1519
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 10:30am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Affinity Insurance Services
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
MagnaCare
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Oscar Insurance Corporation
Oxford Health Plans
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
POMCO Group
Private HealthCare Systems
Prudential
PruCare PPO
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
UMR
United Healthcare EPO
Vytra Health Plans
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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