About Dr. Sandra W Yeh MD

Dr. Sandra W Yeh, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Springfield, IL, with other offices in Hillsboro, IL and Jacksonville, IL . She has 33 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. She speaks English.

Dr. Yeh has received 2 awards.

Rating Overview

24 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sandra W Yeh is Good. Dr. Sandra W Yeh has been rated by 24 patients. From those 24 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sandra W Yeh is 3.2 of 5.0 stars.


Dr. Sandra W Yeh has 3 locations

get directions PRAIRIE EYE CENTER
2020 W Iles Ave Ste B
Springfield, IL 62704
200 E Mechanic St
Hillsboro, IL 62049
get directions PRAIRIE EYE CENTER
901 W Morton Ave Ste 104
Jacksonville, IL 62650


Dr. Sandra W Yeh has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sandra W Yeh has the following 10 expertise

  • Cataract
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vision Issues
  • Glaucoma
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Blindness
  • Diabetic Retinopathy

Board Certifications

Dr. Sandra W Yeh is Board Certified in 1 specialty

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.


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don"t trust her

went to see her. First visit was ridiculous. Now I am supposed to go back - more tests really??? How come my Doc at Illinois Eye takes care of these things right away. Don't go to her - come to Peoria for a "real visit" and not this running back and forth. from so disappointed!!!

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Amazing difference

Had Yag laser surgery on my Right eye last week and the change was immediately noticeable, like a miracle! Iā€™m thrilled with the results and can hardly wait to do my Left eye!

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Implants in my eyes

The Dr.Yeh did my implants in Feb 2016 then when she did my implants I was working so I can afford my Bill's I also had Medicare so I e been having serious problems with my eyes so I do owe a bill didn't have the funds to pay right away so they made me an appointment and when I got there they made me sit 20 to 30 minutes kept having the receptionist run back and forth from me to the doctor asking me do I have any money right now to put down I said I didn't have the money they wanted me to put down when I was initially visiting the doctor she's hyper she trys to speed up her visits she talks to much that's no concerning the eyes she's not a good eye doctor because the day of my appointment her office could've called me to let me know she couldn't see me without a payment they had me come all the way there have me sit there and the receptionist said she just made the decision not to see you she did my transplant she could've at least checked my eyes this doctor don't care about the well being of her patients I wish I wouldn't have never went there but I never will again so people be aware of Dr.Sandra Yeh she doesn't care

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cataract surgery

See better than I ever Have. Highly recommend Dr. Yeh. She is the best in her field. I have worked in health care 20 years. I know a good Doctor and she is the best.

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Very pushy

Felt pressured to have surgery and to buy the upgrade lens. Was promised that I would not have to wear glasses to read. Not true. I am unable to read labels and some menus without help. Night driving is almost impossible. When I complained about was told to just give it time. It's been over a year and its no better. Recently I was talking to a friend about my experience when a lady came up to me to say she had overheard what I had said. She said that she used to work for Dr Yeh and quit for the very reasons I had said. She didn't like trying to get patients to buy unnecessary services.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013)

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)

    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

    33 Years Experience

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1986

  • Clarian Health Partners


  • Dr. Sandra W Yeh Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry MO HMO POS
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Alliance
    • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO

More about Dr. Sandra W Yeh

Sandra Yeh, M.D. is the president and founder of Prairie Eye Center. She graduated from Northwestern University School of Medicine in Chicago in 1986. After completing her internship at Northwestern, she followed with a residency in ophthalmology at Indiana University Medical Center. Dr. Yeh is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, as well as, a member of the Sangamon County Medical Society. She has been invited to join a prestigious group of ophthalmologists to serve as Associate Examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology. She concentrates her practice on general ophthalmology; no stitch/no patch cataract surgery and, most recently, LASIK. This innovative laser refractive surgery allows qualifying patients to reduce their dependence on glasses or contact lenses. Dr. Yeh accepts Medicare assignment and she is currently accepting new patients into her practice.

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