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Dr. Yi Yan Hong, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 57

Dr. Hong

Dr. Yi Yan Hong, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Johnstown, PA. He specializes in pain medicine.


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(814) 533-8941

Dr. Hong accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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Dr. Hong's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Pelvic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hong treats Chronic Pelvic Pain more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Hong treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Migraine
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hong treats Migraine more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Hong treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
Spondylitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hong treats Spondylitis more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Hong treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylitis

Dr. Hong's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yi Yan Hong, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Johnstown, PA. He specializes in pain medicine.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hong's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hong

1.7

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
76.92307692307692%
(20)

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Horrible, you never know which side of him you are going to see when you go for an appt. He threatens to discharge for anything , this make you anxious every time you see him. Very rude to patients and staff. Makes Patient wait for at Least 3 hours to see him , then says you are wasting his...Read More
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I would not take a dying dog to see this egotistical unprofessional, degrading quack! He doesn't let you talk, yes or no answers only! Will not let you describe your symptoms, makes you point with 1 finger where it hurts, gives unnecessary injections that cause extreme pain for weeks! Doesn't care...Read More
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Very rude to patients and staff! Hong DOES NOT CARE should be the name of his practice! He cares only about himself and his bottom line, and unnecessary injections that he forces on you! I drove 60 miles 1 way to see him, always early for appts, pill counts were always right or over! Was told...Read More
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Each visit is 3 hours long. Get yelled at if you have to change your appointment. Doesn't let you tell about your problems and won't let you talk. Is rude to office staff.
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I wouldn't send my worst enemy to this man. He is rude, does not listen, will not let you ask questions and constantly changed my medication to things I couldn't tolerate or afford and he still insisted that I take them. He will put his hand in your face if he doesn't want to hear what you have...Read More
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