Dr. Yuehuei An, MD

Dr. Yuehuei An, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Yuehuei An, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Harbin Medical University in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.Read his story

13636 39th Ave Ste 7

Flushing, NY 11354

Contact Information

(718) 353-6611

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Top Care Areas

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

Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. An's bio

This content was provided by Dr. An "Yuehuei H. An, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Flushing, NY. He is an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Zucker School of Medicine and Investigator at Feinstein Institute. He is interested in general orthopaedics (upper and lower extremity), hand and wrist surgery, and peripheral nerve injury, and fracture care (upper and lower extremity). He was trained in orthopaedics and hand surgery in Beijing, Sydney, and Charleston SC. He is also an established researcher in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. An has published more than 100 papers / book chapters, more than 200 abstracts, and six books including Internal Fixation in Osteoporotic Bone, and Mechanical Testing of Bone and the Bone-Implant Interface, and Handbook of Bacterial Adhesion. He move his practice from Bay Shore, NY to Flushing, NY in July 2018."
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5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

99  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Degeneration
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteoarthropathy
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Strain of Hamstring Muscle
  • Stress Fracture
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Thumb
  • Wrist Fracture
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75  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Finger Joint Fusion
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fusion
  • Hand and Wrist Osteoarthrotomy
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Reconstruction
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Harbin Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Beijing Jishuitan Hospital, Beijing
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Medical University of South Carolina OrthopaedicSurgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Orthopaedics Research Fellowship, Medical University of South Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Sydney Hospital Hand Unit, Sydney, Australia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. An has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. An's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. An to family and friends
17 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. An's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I would highly recommend Dr An , from the moment i came to his care with a ruptured bicep tendon I knew this was the right doctor. His professional manner and the way he broke down my injury my surgery and my aftercare made me feel at ease . my surgery was perfect his follow-up care and my...more
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I went to Dr. An in 2012 for numbness in my left pinky and ring finger, Turns out I had Ulnar nerve compression. Dr. An took excellent care of me, explained the procedure, showed me pictures after the surgery, he has excellent bedside manner and is truly caring. I need to see him again for my...more
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Dr. An Performed surgery on my husbands hand...he has dupuytren contracture in both hands. Dr. An thoroughly explained the surgery he was going to perform....answered all the questions we had for him. His mannerisms are very gentle and kind...so soft spoken. Surgery went well...exactly how Dr. An...more
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I have been seeing Dr. An for almost one year, for treatment of bi-lateral CTS and CMC joint arthritis. Very patient taking time to explain diagnosis and treatment recommendations. Takes time to answer questions. He eventually performed surgery which went very well, relieving the severe pain that...more
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I saw Dr An as a second opinion, the diagnosis was the same. ( full tear in rotator cuff with tendinosis in right arm) His treatment plan was however different. he suggested a steroid shot and PT. I felt relief in my shoulder as he took the needle out, PT for the right arm, although he and I knew...more
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