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Vivian Yu, MD

Dr. Yu is an ear nose throat doctor in Puget Sound region. She is affiliated with Tacoma General Hospital and MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
222 doctors
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222 doctors
Top 5%
110 doctors
Dr. Yu saw more ear condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in Puget Sound region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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190 doctors
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189 doctors
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94 doctors
Dr. Yu saw more sinus condition patients than 75% of similar doctors in Puget Sound region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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41 doctors
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41 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Yu saw more enlarged tonsils patients than 85% of similar doctors in Puget Sound region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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92 doctors
Top 15%
93 doctors
Top 5%
46 doctors
Dr. Yu saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 85% of similar doctors in Puget Sound region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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133 doctors
Top 15%
132 doctors
Top 5%
66 doctors
Dr. Yu saw more sleep apnea patients than 85% of similar doctors in Puget Sound region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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150 doctors
Top 15%
150 doctors
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74 doctors
Dr. Yu saw ear infection patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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71 doctors
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71 doctors
Top 5%
35 doctors
Dr. Yu saw more hearing loss patients than 85% of similar doctors in Puget Sound region in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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18 doctors
Top 15%
17 doctors
Top 5%
8 doctors
Dr. Yu saw postnasal drip patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
Top 25%
165 doctors
Top 15%
164 doctors
Top 5%
82 doctors
Dr. Yu saw tonsillitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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229 doctors
Top 15%
228 doctors
Top 5%
114 doctors
Dr. Yu saw allergies patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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176 doctors
Top 15%
177 doctors
Top 5%
88 doctors
Dr. Yu saw hay fever (allergic rhinitis) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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53 doctors
Top 15%
53 doctors
Top 5%
26 doctors
Dr. Yu saw learning disabilities patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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108 doctors
Top 15%
108 doctors
Top 5%
54 doctors
Dr. Yu saw more ear wax patients than 75% of similar doctors in Puget Sound region in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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11 doctors
Top 15%
10 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Yu saw sensorineural hearing loss patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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433 doctors
Top 15%
433 doctors
Top 5%
216 doctors
Dr. Yu saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
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75 doctors
Top 15%
75 doctors
Top 5%
37 doctors
Dr. Yu saw abscess patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
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208 doctors
Top 15%
207 doctors
Top 5%
103 doctors
Dr. Yu saw headaches patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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10 doctors
Top 15%
10 doctors
Top 5%
4 doctors
Dr. Yu saw deviated septum patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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Top 25%
132 doctors
Top 15%
133 doctors
Top 5%
66 doctors
Dr. Yu saw sleep disorders patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
Top 25%
170 doctors
Top 15%
170 doctors
Top 5%
85 doctors
Dr. Yu saw abnormal breathing patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
Top 25%
222 doctors
Top 15%
222 doctors
Top 5%
111 doctors
Dr. Yu saw acid reflux patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
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162 doctors
Top 15%
161 doctors
Top 5%
80 doctors
Dr. Yu saw sinusitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Yu saw conductive hearing loss patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

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53 doctors
Top 15%
54 doctors
Top 5%
26 doctors
Dr. Yu saw speech impairment patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
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206 doctors
Top 15%
206 doctors
Top 5%
102 doctors
Dr. Yu saw birth defects patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
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209 doctors
Top 15%
210 doctors
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104 doctors
Dr. Yu saw congenital disorders patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
Top 25%
207 doctors
Top 15%
208 doctors
Top 5%
103 doctors
Dr. Yu saw upper respiratory infection (URI) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
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56 doctors
Top 15%
56 doctors
Top 5%
28 doctors
Dr. Yu saw swimmer's ear patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.
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56 doctors
Top 15%
56 doctors
Top 5%
28 doctors
Dr. Yu saw outer ear infection patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in Puget Sound region. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Yu accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Allergy skin tests $248 – 1,342
Hearing test $107 – 285
Septoplasty $5,275 – 18.1k
Sinus endoscopy $274 – 953
Tonsillectomy $2,034 – 5,482

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Yu sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Proliance Surgeons PS
104 27th Ave SE
Puyallup, WA 98374
2,289 miles away

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Credentials
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2004

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Yu is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Tacoma General Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

Always check coverage with your doctor’s office.

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Avera
  • Banner Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • First Choice Health
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health Plan
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • Security Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield