Dr. Yong Zhu, MD

Dr. Yong Zhu, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
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56 y/o
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Dr. Yong Zhu, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Burien, WA. He specializes in rheumatology.

Franciscan Rheumatology Associates - Burien

16043 1st Ave S

Burien, WA 98148
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • MultiPlan

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Yong Zhu, MD, is a board-certified rheumatologist who cares for patients age 16 and older. Dr. Zhu practices full-spectrum rheumatology, from diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune diseases to care for vasculitis. His approach is patient-centered and compassionate. Dr. Zhu is a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital
  • St. John S Mercy Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • St. John S Mercy Medical Center
    Medical School
  • Second Military Medical University
    Medical School

Languages

  • Mandarin
  • English

Dr. Zhu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zhu

2.8

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He was very hard to understand. He doesn't care how you're feeling or doing. After the initial visit he only spends 15 minutes with you and rushes you out the door. Feels like he's in it for the money and he has zero compassion for you or your problems. He also forgets what he has said in previous...Read More
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I have seen him 3 times in the last two months... Extremely knowledgeable and a little funny too. I was leary about treatment with enbrel, I ditched my previous rheumatologist, because of her lack of knowledge and inability to explain anything. Dr Zhu explained everything, took extra precaution,...Read More
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A bit difficult to understand but know what he is talking about. Unfortunately the medical staff surrounding Dr. Zhu is so abysmal that it is difficult to get anything accomplished at a reasonable pace. I constantly had to call to remind them to do things that could have been done weeks in advance....Read More
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I was referred to this office due to a new health issue relating to Rheumatology and got turned away before I was ever able to schedule because he doesnt treat my current health issue (I am not asking him to). I have already been diagnosed for many years and my PCP felt I should see a...Read More
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