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Dr. Frank Yoo, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.4 (24)
Map Pin Small Encinitas, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Frank Yoo, MD

Dr. Frank Yoo, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Encinitas, CA. Dr. Yoo, completed a residency at Loyola University of Chicago / Stritch School of Medicine|Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood|University Of California At San Diego. Patients rated Dr. Yoo an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Yoo works at Scripps Physicians Medical Group in Encinitas, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California 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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    Encinitas Office
    477 N El Camino Real # C240, Encinitas, CA 92024 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 909-9033

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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Korean
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    • 1295774545
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Loyola University of Chicago / Stritch School of Medicine|Loyola University-Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood|University Of California At San Diego
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    • Emory University School of Medicine
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    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Frank Yoo, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Yoo is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Yoo accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Yoo has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Yoo works at Scripps Physicians Medical Group in Encinitas, CA. View the full address on Dr. Yoo’s profile.

    24 patients have reviewed Dr. Yoo. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Yoo.

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