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Dr. Steven M Yood has the following 2 specialties
- Bariatric Medicine
Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.
Dr. Steven M Yood has the following 6 expertise
- Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
- Hiatal Hernia
- Colon Cancer
- Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
Dr. Steven M Yood has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Steven M Yood is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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On-Time Doctor Award (2016)
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26 Years Experience
Boston University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1992
St Joseph Mercy Health System
Dr. Steven M Yood accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
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