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About Dr. Austin H Yu

Dr. Austin H Yu, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Alamitos, CA. His specialties include Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Yu is affiliated with California Hospital Medical Center, Methodist Hospital Southern Ca and Tri City Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Austin H Yu is Great. Dr. Austin H Yu has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Austin H Yu is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Pulmonary Medical Office

3851 Katella Ave Ste 315
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
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Specialties

Dr. Austin H Yu has the following 3 specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine

    Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
    Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.

  • Pulmonary Disease

    A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.
    These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.
    Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.
    Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pneumonia
  • Sepsis (Blood Poisoning)
  • Vasectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Angiographic Visualization
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Asthma
  • Emphysema
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Chest Infection

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Yu is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
  • U S Department Of Veterans Affairs

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Austin H Yu accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO SmartCare
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
    • Health Net SmartCare Small Group
  • Multiplan
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Pulmonary Medical Office, 3851 Katella Ave Ste 315, Los Alamitos, CA
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