Dr. Yun Hu, MD

Dr. Yun Hu, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 44
(13)
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Dr. Yun Hu, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Wyomissing, PA. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.Read her story

1 Granite Point Dr

Wyomissing, PA 19610

Contact Information

(610) 378-1344

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
  • Amerihealth
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 23 More

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Hu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hu "Y. Katherine Hu. M.D. joined The Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania in February, 2009 as a comprehensive ophthalmologist. Dr. Hu received her undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, Summa Cum Laude. She subsequently attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison and received a Master degree in Biochemistry. She completed her medical education at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, where she was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honorary Society, and graduated first of her class in 2004. She also received the American Medical Women's Association Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Award for academic excellence. After serving an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Virginia Medical Center, she performed her Ophthalmology residency at the prestigious Wilmer Eye Institute of Johns Hopkins Medical Center in Baltimore from 2005 to 2008. Prior to her medical career, Dr. Hu was involved in medical research, as a graduate student as well as a research scientist at the National Institute of Health. She also has interests in international ophthalmology. She had visited and worked in eye hospitals in China and India after her residency. As a comprehensive ophthalmologist, Dr. Hu has special interests in helping patients obtaining better vision through cataract surgeries. She also has strong interests and experiences in medical management of diabetic eye diseases and age-related macular degeneration."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hu to family and friends
4.9
based on 13 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hu'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Robesonia, Pa |
I have been seeing Dr Hu for several years for leakage in my left eye and she has been most professional and personal with my treatment. I have reccomended her to several of my friends that have had issues. They all love her!
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Ephrata, PA |
Is always courteous. She has improved my condition a great deal.
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in Hamburg, Pa |
I have been in the care of a number of eye doctors. Dr. Hu is excellent in her care of the patient as well as the patients eyes.
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in Wernersville PA |
Dr. Hu has a great personality, takes the time to explain the tests and I feel is competent in her field.
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West Lawn, PA |
Dr. Hu is knowledgeable, kind and understanding. As a new patient to her practice I found her to be a good listener and someone who took the time to get to know me, my eye history, and the particular issues I have with my eyes. She encourages questions and explains everything well. I left feeling...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hu accepts 32 insurance carriers
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
    Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
  • Devon Health
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Healthcare USA
    Healthcare USA HMO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Classic Blue
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Intergroup
    Intergroup PPO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
    Keystone Health Plan East HMO
    Keystone Health Plan East POS
  • Keystone Mercy Health Plan
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Preferred Health Systems
    Preferred Health Network
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
  • Qualchoice
    Qualchoice PPO
  • Simplifi
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    United Healthcare HMO
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Hu has admitting privileges

Reading Hospital
Sixth Avenue and Spruce Street
West Reading, PA 19611
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