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Dr. Heather Yeo, MD

Colorectal Surgery*
4.5 (92)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
20 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Heather Yeo, MD

Dr. Heather Yeo, MD is a Colorectal Surgeon in New York, NY. They specialize in Colorectal Surgery, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Complex General Surgical Oncology. They graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Yeo, completed a residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Yeo an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Yeo works at Colon and Rectal Surgery in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Anorectal Fistula along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Yeo's Office Locations

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    Colon and Rectal Surgery
    1315 York Ave # 2, New York, NY 10021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Anorectal Fistula
Intestinal Obstruction
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Colorectal Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Pelvic Abscess
Colectomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
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Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal Disorders
Anal Prolapse
Appendicitis
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bone Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Colon Cancer
Colon Polyp
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diverticular Diseases
Fecal Incontinence
Gynecologic Cancer
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypothalamus Cancer
Ileus
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Illeum Cancer
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ischemic Colitis
Kidney Cancer
Large Bowel Obstruction
Lipomas
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Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Megacolon
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peritoneal Cancer
Pineal Region Tumors
Pleural Effusion
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Salivary Gland Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Urinary Tract Cancer
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Cauterization
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Anoscopy
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Bone Marrow Biopsy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colostomy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision
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Excision of Anal Tags
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Fecal Impaction Removal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy with Robotic Assist
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gastrotomy
Hernia Repair
Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Proctosigmoidopexy with Robotic Assist
Rectal Surgery
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Sphincter Reserving Surgery
Sphincterotomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • HIP Health Plan of New York
    • Oscar Health
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Special Needs Plan
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.5
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    1 Star
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    About Dr. Heather Yeo, MD

    Specialties*
    • Colorectal Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1952578783
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center|Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital|Yale New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Yale School of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Complex General Surgical Oncology, Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
    • Weill Cornell Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Heather Yeo, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Yeo is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Yeo works at Colon and Rectal Surgery in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Yeo’s profile.

    Dr. Yeo has seen patients for Anorectal Fistula, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Yeo on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    92 patients have reviewed Dr. Yeo. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Yeo.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Yeo, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Yeo appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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