Dr. York Yates, MD

Dr. York Yates, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Completing my residency program in Missouri, I excitedly returned to Utah and joined the amazing physicians at the Tanner Clinic which I had been associated with nearly my whole life. My father has been at Tanner Clinic as a Family Physician for his entire career and I am proud to follow his footsteps. For the first several years we didn’t specialize in anything in particular offering a range of services including cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body as well as reconstructive surgery for deformity or cancer and complex hand surgery. As the practice filled, I found that we didn’t have enough time to offer all of these services and over the past 6 years we have taken on a facial plastic surgeon and hand surgeon while limiting the scope of our practice to cosmetic surgery of the breast and body.

Dr. York Yates Plastic Surgery

2121 N 1700 W Fl Third

Layton, UT 84041
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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Dr. Yates' Experience

Dr. Yates' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yates "I have always felt that the best source of new patient referrals is word of mouth.  For this reason I do not advertise heavily as is customary with many plastic surgeons.  A happy plastic surgery patient will tell two people they are pleased; an unhappy patient will tell ten they are displeased.  To this end, I am a perfectionist and have many happy patients.  I hope you will find your visit to our office a comfortable, positive experience."


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  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Body Disproportion
  • Breast Diseases
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Contracture
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Gynecomastia
  • Large Breasts
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Premature Aging
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Laxity
  • Surgical Weight Loss
  • Wrinkles


  • Abdominoplasty
  • Aesthetic Hand Rejuvenation
  • Arm Reduction Surgery
  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Procedure
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Brow Lift
  • Burn Care Services
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dysport Injection
  • Excision
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Facial Contour Alteration
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Surgery
  • Fat Grafting to the Body
  • Fat Grafting to the Breast
  • Fat Grafting to the Face
  • Fat Reduction Procedure
  • Full Face Lift
  • Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Lip Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Post Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery
  • Power-Assisted Liposuction (PAL)
  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Revision Surgery
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Wrinkle Reduction by Injection
  • Wrinkle Removal


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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.


  • University of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Missouri Hospital And Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Missouri Hospital And Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Missouri Hospital And Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • AMA, Member
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Diplomate
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, Member
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Member
  • UMA, Member

Dr. Yates' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yates to family and friends
based on 302 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Yates' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Logan, UT |
I had an excellent experience. All of the staff have been extremely kind and helpful. I could not be happier with the results. I would definitely recommend Dr. Yates.
in Syracuse, Utah |
I recently had a breast lift and reduction by Dr. Yates, the result is amazing. I couldn't be happier. Everything about my procedure- from the consultation, to the surgery, and now the follow ups- have been handled wonderfully. Dr. Yates and his staff are professional, caring, and friendly. I have recommended him to several of my friends and am waiting anxiously for my next procedure. My trust in his office was well placed... I wouldn't go anywhere else. Thank you all, you're the best!!!
in Syracuse, UT |
Dr. Yates and his staff are amazing. I would recommend him to anyone who is considering some form of plastic surgery! He is very knowledgeable and skilled in his craft. From the initial consultation to the post op appointments, I have felt cared for and any concerns were addressed right away. He will put you at ease and talk you through the procedure you are thinking about exactly. My tummy tuck looks amazing and I'm just about 3 weeks post op. It is better than I could have ever imagined.
in Utah |
Dr. York Yates is a highly skilled and meticulous plastic surgeon. The complete art and attention to detail is unsurpassed. I am a 47 year mom of 3 who lost 110 lbs. and had a significant amount of loose skin as a result. I received a full tummy tuck and breast lift with augmentation and I can honestly say I COULDN'T BE HAPPIER! He was attentive, personable, and had a meticulous eye. I would consider myself a pretty picky person, but nothing compared to Dr. York Yates. He displayed such care i
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Davis Hospital and Medical Center
1600 W Antelope Dr
Layton, UT 84041
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