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Dr. George S Yang Is this you?

About Dr. George S Yang

Dr. George S Yang, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Jose, CA. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Yang has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George S Yang is Excellent. Dr. George S Yang has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. George S Yang is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

San Jose Eye Institute

123 Di Salvo Ave Ste 20
San Jose, CA 95128
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Specialties

Dr. George S Yang has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. George S Yang has the following 10 expertise

  • Vision Issues
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Pain
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Cataract
  • Blindness
  • Eye Exam

Dr. George S Yang has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. George S Yang is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Patient

I had to wait 1hour, and there were still 4 patients ahead of me when I left without being seen. I had to use some sicktime for my appointment, when the most simply thing could have been done, by calling the patients and let them decide if they wanted to come in and wait.

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Five Stars

simply put in to two words, THE BEST

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Robert Caldwell

I recently had cataract surgery in both eyes. The results are fantastic. Dr. Yangis very good at explaining what he is going to do and what choices you have. I was very comfortable going into the surgery and very pleased with the results.I would recommend him to anyone needing his service.

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Best In The West

I recently had Eye Surgery performed by Dr. George Yang of the San Jose Eye Institute. The experience was excellent. The staff was efficent and careing. I experienced no pain or discompfort during and after the procedure. The equipment used for the procedure was all "state of the art" latest and greatest. this Doctor is "Best in the West".

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Five Stars
  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012, 2013)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2010, 2013, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

  • Stanford University School Of Medicine
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. George S Yang accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • 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 PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • 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 Trio ACO HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC West
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

San Jose Eye Institute, 123 Di Salvo Ave Ste 20, San Jose, CA

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