Dr. Weijia Yuan, MD

Dr. Weijia Yuan, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
43 y/o

Accepting new patients

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
more than 89% of peers
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Yuan'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. Yuan "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 understanding the disease mechanism and new therapy development. I firmly believe that by working together with my patients, we can make a positive impact on all aspects of their lives."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

70  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Shanghai Second Medical University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Shanghai Second Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Renji Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cencer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Renji Hospital, shanghai Second Medical Univeristy
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Rheumatology research fellow
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yuan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yuan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yuan to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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  • 1

Dr. Yuan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...more
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I had an overall really bad experience
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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,...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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