Eric W Yap, MD Gastroenterology

Dr. Eric W Yap, MD

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Bellevue, WA 98004 (3 other locations)
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About Dr. Eric W Yap MD

Dr. Eric W Yap, MD is a doctor primarily located in Bellevue, WA, with other offices in Renton, WA and Bellevue, WA(and 2 other locations). He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine.

Dr. Yap has received the following awards:


Dr. Eric W Yap has 4 locations

Northwest Gastroenterology Associates 1135 116th Ave NE Ste 560 Bellevue, WA 98004
Southlake Clinic 4011 Talbot Rd S Ste 500 Renton, WA 98055
Northwest Gastroenterology Associates 1135 116th Ave NE Ste 560 Bellevue, WA 98004
Washington Gastroenterology Eastside-Issaquah 1301 4th Ave NW Unit 303 Issaquah, WA 98027


Dr. Eric W Yap has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Eric W Yap has the following 10 expertise

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colonoscopy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis


2 Awards

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2015, 2014)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.


27 Years Experience

Columbia University Medical Center -Ny Presbyteria


Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University

Graduated in 1994

Dr. Eric W Yap Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • ODS
    • Moda Health First Choice Network

More about Dr. Eric W Yap

A long-time resident of Bellevue, Dr. Yap is proud to be serving the Overlake medical community and hospital where his three children were born. Board certified in gastroenterology since 2000, he grew up in the Chicago-land area studying classical violin before enrolling in Brown University's eight-year Program in Liberal Medical Education where he completed degrees in both history and medicine. His undergraduate education included a term studying philosophy at the University College of London. Upon graduating, Dr. Yap trained at Columbia University's Presbyterian Hospital in New York City, where he completed his residency in Internal Medicine. He finished his Fellowship training in Gastroenterology at Stanford University before moving to the Pacific Northwest in 2000. His clinical interests include general gastroenterology, colon cancer screening, and exploring the psychological impact of traumatic events as they relate to the digestive system. He has a compassionate approach to the treatment and care of all individuals. Outside of work, Dr. Yap loves spending time with his family. On weekends, he will often be seen driving his kids around town to soccer matches. He enjoys music, cooking, snowboarding, and rooting for our local sports teams.

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