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Yu Cheng, MD

Dr. Cheng is a neurologist in La Mesa, CA. He is affiliated with Sharp Grossmont Hospital and Sharp Memorial Hospital.
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Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Cheng accepts.
Electroencephalogram (EEG) $195 – 352
Office visit (new patient) $70 – 190

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Contact info

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

Office
8851 Center Dr
La Mesa, CA 91942
(619) 667-4545
2,233 miles away
  • Chinese
  • Arabic
Credentials
  • UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER
    RESIDENCY
  • Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1986

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital
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    Hospital safety score (Fall 2016)
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety score (Fall 2016)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • 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 Texas
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • Oregons Health COOP
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • WPS Health Insurance

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