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Dr. Yan Li, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.8 (8)
Map Pin Small Houston, TX
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Yan Li, MD

Dr. Yan Li, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Peking Union Medical College Hospital and is affiliated with Foundation Surgical Hospital of San Antonio, Legent Orthopedic + Spine Hospital, UHS Binghamton General Hospital, Altus Houston Hospital and MVHS St. Luke's Campus. Dr. Li, completed a residency at SUNY Syracuse Upstate Med University. Patients rated Dr. Li an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Li works at Minimally Invasive Brain and Spine Institute in Houston, TX with other offices in San Antonio, TX and Rochester, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Broken Neck 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.

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Dr. Li's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Minimally Invasive Brain and Spine Institute
    7601 W Sam Houston Pkwy S Ste 300, Houston, TX 77072 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 713-8519
    Monday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    MIBSI - San Antonio Office
    9150 Huebner Rd Ste 290, San Antonio, TX 78240 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 713-8519
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3
    Office
    601 Elmwood Ave # 670, Rochester, NY 14642 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (585) 276-3049

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Foundation Surgical Hospital of San Antonio
  • Legent Orthopedic + Spine Hospital
  • UHS Binghamton General Hospital
  • Altus Houston Hospital
  • MVHS St. Luke's Campus

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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.
Spinal Fusion
Broken Neck
Herniated Disc
Back Pain
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Ischemic Encephalopathy
Meningiomas
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurogenic Bowel
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Schwannomatosis
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylosis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Torticollis
Upper Back Pain
Whiplash
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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Facet Blocks
Nerve Ablation
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotaxis
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    3.8
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    Based on 8 ratings
    Patient Ratings (8)
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    About Dr. Yan Li, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1932363843
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Neurosurgical Oncology - M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • SUNY Syracuse Upstate Med University
    Residency
    Internship
    • SUNY Upstate Medical Center Hosps
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Peking Union Medical College Hospital
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

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

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Li. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Li.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Li, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Li 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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