Dr. Y Zhang, MD

Dr. Y Zhang, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Y Zhang, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Baylor University and specializes in neurosurgery.

6560 Fannin St Ste 900

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 441-3800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Brain Aneurysm
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more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zhang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Y Zhang, MD
Child's mother dropped to the floor of a ruptured aneurysm on her brain stem at 26. Can't tell it ever happened. I have severe cervical stenosis and wouldn't choose anyone else. He is a man of his word and a fine doctor.
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Matthew McNabb in Seabrook, TX – Aug 30, 2018
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My name is Loretta and I met Dr. Zhang after I had a stroke August 31, 2014 and he was my Physician. I look in the mirror after awakening from the sleep state and I was very impressed with his work and his truthfulness about my health and the reason that I should continue on the path which he...Read More
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Loretta Ghriri in Houston – Feb 07, 2018
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Highly competent physician. Very nice bedside manner. Great combination.
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Phillip Camus in Houston texas – Sep 02, 2017
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Schedule appointment for post op surgery. Day of appointment informed he was in OR. Why will they schedule if they know he won't be available. Very frustrated that it's difficult to schedule appt. and once given appt. Doctor doesn't show up. NP was available but it's the doctor's responsibility to...Read More
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Houston, TX – Aug 18, 2017
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Dr. Zhang explained the medical situation with us patiently when we first met with him. Unfortunately, he did not bother to respond to answer patients' urgent questions for the next day's surgery/procedure! I left the 1st voicemail before 9 am and followed up with several calls yet without any...Read More
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Houston, TX – Aug 11, 2017
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