Ratings for Dr. John Yu
The best dermatologist in town! Very knowledgeable, very patient, he listens, and very approachable. His receptionist (Adele) is also No. 1: very friendly, helpful and very accommodating. They work as a team. I feel blessed that we have them in the North Shore.
I see Dr. Yu once a year for a head-to-toe skin check-up, as my family is prone to skin cancer. He is usually always on time, he is professional and courteous, and he will zap skin tags on the spot. He never makes me feel rushed, but it's all business with him....which isn't a bad thing.
I saw Dr. Yu after being treated by 2 other dermatologists for the last 2 years for a small Squamous cell CA on my face. He immediately put me at ease, he sent for my previous biopsy report so that he could be sure he was prescribing the correct treatment. He gave me two options for treatment, he carried out the treatment I chose on the same appointment and gave me precise instructions for my own aftercare and asked to see me again in a few months. I am very impressed with his knowledge, patient care and treatment, I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him.
I have seen Dr. Yu every 4-6 months for the last few years and he always performed an adequate exam/treatment. Some of my visits would be 5-10 minutes and some as long as 30-45 minutes if he was excising one of my skin cancers. Patients should be more understanding that dermatologists are extremely in demand with long waitlists and a lot of patients to see. Some patients may need more time than others. Someone complaining about receiving only 7 minutes of his time instead of10 minutes is probably an entitled patient. I cannot speak more highly of this doctor. I think he is an excellent doctor working in an inperfect medicare system.
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