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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (0)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alexander Yu is Good. Dr. Yu has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Movement Disorders


Dr. Yu has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Allegheny General Hospital 
  • Jefferson Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Alexander Kwong-Tak Yu MD is a male Neurosurgeon and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Alexander K. Yu practice?
Dr. Alexander Yu has 4 office locations.
Dr. Alexander Yu practices Neurological Surgery near Clairton, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Somerset, PA and Houston, PA.
See Clairton Neurological Surgeons.