Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD

Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD

Internal MedicineFemaleAge 55

Accepting new patients

Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Brooklyn, NY. She is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gu to book an appointment.

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(718) 701-4925
Newyork-presbyterianbrooklyn Methodist506 6th St Brooklyn, NY 11215
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"Dr. Gu is very thorough, personable and handled my situation with great care. She calls me personally on any updates and even visited me after my thyroid..."

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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Dr. Gu's Reviews

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3.8

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  • Staff friendliness (3)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (2)
  • Explained conditions well (2)
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  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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She was very nice but hard to understand with the coronavirus mask on and my hearing lose.
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  • Staff friendliness
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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She was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Her preventative treatment has helped me very much.
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Dr. Gu is very thorough, personable and handled my situation with great care. She calls me personally on any updates and even visited me after my thyroid surgery when I was in recovery (which she did not have to do as she wasn't directly involved in the surgery).
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Background

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gu's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Essential Tremor
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Proteinuria
  • Rash
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scurvy
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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(718) 701-4925

Dr. Gu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.

Biography

Dr. Yuwei Gu is a board certified endocrinologist in Brooklyn, New York. She received her medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2016
New York Medical College
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD?

Call (718) 701-4925 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (718) 780-3000 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Gu has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Gu's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gu frequently treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations, Dyslipidemia, and Diabetes Type 2. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gu treats.

Where is Dr. Yuwei Gu, MD's office located?

Dr. Gu's office is located at 506 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Gu is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

Brooklyn, NY

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

15 Awards Received