Dr. Yusra Hussain, MD

Dr. Yusra Hussain, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Yusra Hussain, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Palo Alto, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

770 Welch Rd Ste 250

Palo Alto, CA 94304

Contact Information

(650) 328-1676

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Fungal Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
very high
more than 97% of peers
Confusion
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Hussain'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.

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

177  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Santa Clara University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • St Marys Hosp/ucsf
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • St Marys Hosp/ucsf
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hussain has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hussain's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hussain to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Hussain'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 (1)

I recently became a patient of Dr Hussein after hearing what a fabulous physician she is. Made my first appointment and was pleasantly surprised. She is caring, kind, explains everything she is doing, gentle, and takes as much time as you need. Also, she is easily reached by phone or email and...more
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