Dr. Willie Yu, MD

Dr. Willie Yu, MD

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Dr. Willie Yu, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Frederick, MD and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Zhongshan Med University Guangzhou Guangdong in 1982 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

6550 Mercantile Dr E Ste 104

Frederick, MD 21703

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Yu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Adhesive Capsulitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Adhesive Capsulitis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yu treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Yu treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Yu's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Morton's Neuroma
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Torticollis
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Willie Yu, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Frederick, MD and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Zhongshan Med University Guangzhou Guangdong in 1982 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • Coney Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital
  • 1982
    Zhongshan Med University Guangzhou Guangdong
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Yu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yu

3.8

Based on 13 reviews

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Dr. Yu totally missed the mark with me. Sent 4 a Federal OWCP 2nd Opinion. After the decision I received his notes. Was treated by my primary MD for 2 yrs 10 months. Spent 8 minutes & changed my rate to 4% from 40. I had to request he look at my most recent MRI which was from 6/2017, misquoted as...Read More
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Dr. Yu's web site says he "believes that pain is a symptom, which is caused by various underlying diseases. Therefore, an accurate diagnosis is the key in resolving any painful condition.” Turns out that's not true. He relies on MRI and resisted doing any other tests I requested. Because I...Read More
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Dr Yu is very professional and highly competent. Initially he takes the time to listen to the patient then does his physical examination while explaining exactly what he is doing and why. He is personally responsive to any concerns. The experience is like no other medical experience I have ever...Read More
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Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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