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About Dr. Yan L Gao

Dr. Yan L Gao, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Croton On Hudson, NY. She has 36 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Gao is affiliated with Phelps Memorial Hospital Center-Northwell Hospital. She speaks English.

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3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Yan L Gao is Excellent. Dr. Yan L Gao has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Yan L Gao is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Yan Ling Gao Md

6 Mount Airy Rd
Croton On Hudson, NY 10520
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Dr. Yan L Gao has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Yan L Gao has the following 8 expertise

  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Stroke
  • Headache
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Electromyography
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Epilepsy

Dr. Yan L Gao has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • Norman Bethune College Of Medicine Jilin University

    Graduated in 1982

  • Li Jewish Medical Center


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Yan L Gao accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Yan Ling Gao Md, 6 Mount Airy Rd, Croton On Hudson, NY
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