Dr. Yoon Hong, MD

Dr. Yoon Hong, MD

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42 y/o
(26)

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Dr. Yoon Hong, MD is an urology specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in urology and urologic oncology.

Ironwood Urology

6525 W Sack Dr Ste 201

Glendale, AZ 85308
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona Medical Network
  • Assurant Health
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Hesitancy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Hong'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. Hong "Dr. Hong's practice principles are integrity, respect and compassion. Dr. Hong was the first surgeon in the Southwestern United States to pioneer Greenlight™ laser technology to perform TURP for BPH in the office as well as the first in Phoenix to perform "scarless" single incision laparoscopic kidney removal through the belly button.Having also trained in acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine in Beijing, China, Dr. Hong brings an open yet scientific philosophy to his urological practice.  Dr. Hong is an integrative medicine fellow with Dr. Andrew Weil at the University of Arizona.  Dr. Hong is proud to return and practice in the community of his childhood."

2  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Urologic Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

67  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital, Boston, Ma
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Harvard-Brigham & Womens Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • George Washington University Hospital, Washington Dc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hong's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hong to family and friends
26 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Hong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Easy to talk to about my condition. Had time for me and reviewed what my options where, honest about my best choices I am facing. Next week plan on having the GL treatment.
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Dr. Hong was referred to me by my primary care practice. I viewed Dr. Hong's website before I met with him, which provided good background information. I was not disappointed at my initial meeting. He is well-informed and easy to talk to about medical problems. I've been pleased with the services...more
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Seemed hurried and more interested in telling me what an amazing doctor he was rather than listening to me. I get it, you went to Stanford and Harvard but what can you do for me. There was a young man trailing him who kept smiling at me in a very uncomfortable way. Would never go back...
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