Dr. Zhiyu Wang, MD

Dr. Zhiyu Wang, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
45 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Zhiyu Wang, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Franciscan Endocrine Associates at St. Joseph

1708 Yakima Ave # 205

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 87% of peers
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Wang'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wang "Zhiyu Wang, MD, PhD, specializes in general endocrinology and metabolic disorders. Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Wang provides care for a wide range of conditions that include diabetes, lipid disorders, osteoporosis and glandular conditions such as thyroid, pituitary and adrenal diseases. In addition to his medical degree, he completed a fellowship in endocrinology and holds a PhD in anatomy and cell biology. Dr. Wang listens to patients and thoroughly discusses conditions and treatment options. He believes in making decisions as a team. For his patients who have long-term endocrine conditions, he strives to make sure they have the most current care and live a happy and healthy life."

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

8  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Management

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.


  • Shandong Medical University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Shandong Medical Universityschool Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Huron Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wang's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wang to family and friends
34 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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Dr. Wang's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Was very condescending and unwilling to address the concerns I was sent with. Extremely disappointed in the level of care. This is NOT how an endocrinologist should treat you,
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I was referred to Dr. Wang by my physician after finding a series of nodules on my thyroid. Dr. Wong took the time on the first visit to get to know me and to explain every detail of my ultrasound report until I felt confident making the decision on my next stage of care. During my FNA biopsy, he...more
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I ended up changing to another doctor because he just did not want to listen to my concerns.
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Very attentive.......and knowledgeable.
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Dr. Wang has been an amazing doctor with my care. I feel he truly has my health care in control and he cares about what happens. I can't recommend him any higher as he is as professional as they come.
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