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Dr. James Yu, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
12 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Yu is Excellent. Dr. Yu has been reviewed by 35 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Yu, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Yu graduated from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012, 2014)


Dr. Yu has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Middle Tennessee Medical Center Inc 
  • St Thomas Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Robert Yu MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James R. Yu practice?
Dr. James Yu has 1 office location.
Dr. James Yu practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Nashville, TN.
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