Dr. Yu-Hung Kuo, MD

Dr. Yu-Hung Kuo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Yu-Hung Kuo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

45 E River Park Pl W Ste 104

Fresno, CA 93720

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Meningiomas
very high
more than 93% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 90% of peers
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
high
more than 82% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kuo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kuo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kuo

3.5

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
36.36363636363637%
(4)

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Dr. Kuo is truly a superhero. He did my craniectomy, he initially performed the surgery for a cyst, but turned out to be a vascular issue. He repaired my problem even though it wasn't what he anticipated he was still able to fix the problem. He checked on my family twice after my surgery, and...Read More
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lulu in CA – Aug 03, 2018
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This Dr operated on my spine because I had a benign tumor. I was referred to him by my oncologist prior to starting chemo for breast cancer. I was very pleased with this dr. My tumor was causing all kinds of problems for me that other doctors misdiagnosed. He is a hard dr to beat! Caring,...Read More
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Draper, UT – Jul 07, 2017
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Horrible, I'm sure he may be a talented doctor but the care my mom received was atrocious. She died while under his care and the UCSF neuro team. The last time we saw him was a couple days after the surgery, and he tells us her condition has nothing to do with his surgery. So basically, he came in...Read More
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Son of Wendy in Hanford, Ca – Jan 30, 2016
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