Biography & Education

Biography

Dr. Yu has been in surgical practice in Portland, Ore., since 1997. He graduated from the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine where he also started and completed residency training in general surgery. He also completed a fellowship in surgical oncology at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Yu's practice interest includes all aspects of general surgery. As an endocrine surgeon, he has a strong interest and expertise in the management and treatment of thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal disorders. As a surgical oncologist, he has a particular interest and proficiency in the management and treatment of melanoma, breast disorders, intra-abdominal malignancies and soft tissue tumors.

Dr. Yu is associated with Providence Cancer Center.

Areas of expertise

General surgery

Education
Undergraduate degree: Bachelor of Arts, biology and psychology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J.

Medical degree: University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, Calif.

Residency: General surgery, University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, Calif.

Residency: Fellow, surgical oncology, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Md.
Languages
  • English
  • Mandarin

Care Locations

The Oregon Clinic-Portland Surgeons
5050 NE Hoyt St.
Suite 523
Portland, OR 97213
Fax 503-935-8701

Specialties