License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Yap, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Yap has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Yap, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Yap graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. He has 4 awards.

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


Dr. Yap has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Genesys Health System 
  • Lapeer Regional Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. John Jones Lim Yap MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. John J. Yap practice?
Dr. John Yap has 5 office locations.
Dr. John Yap practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Lapeer, MI.
Additional practice locations include: Fenton, MI and Grand Blanc, MI.
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