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Dr. David Yam, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.2 (41)
Map Pin Small Walla Walla, WA
Accepting new patients
20 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. David Yam, MD

Dr. David Yam, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Walla Walla, WA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University Of Tennesee Health Science Center and is affiliated with Providence St. Mary Medical Center. Dr. Yam, completed a residency at Semmes Murphey Clin University Tenn|University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Patients rated Dr. Yam an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Yam works at Practice in Walla Walla, WA. They are accepting new patients and accept UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Yam's Office Locations

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    Modern Spine
    508 N Wilbur Ave, Walla Walla, WA 99362 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (509) 593-1998

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  • Providence St. Mary Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1649495896
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Semmes Murphey Clin University Tenn|University of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University Of Tennesee Health Science Center
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Tennessee-Knoxville
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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