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Dr. Namyi Yu is a board certified Endocrinologist specializing in the treatment of diabetes and endocrine disorders. She has special interest in treatment of patients with diabetes -both Type I and Type 2 and obesity. She graduated from MIT and completed medical school at the State University of New York- Syracuse in 2000. She completed her internal medicine residency training at the Montefiore Hospital of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Her Fellowship training in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism was at the Yale-New Haven Hospital between 2003 and 2006. She then became the Director of Weight Management Program and attending physician at the Winthrop University Hospital -Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism till 2014 when she opened a private practice.
Verified Patient Reviews
She was excellent! She took her time, she knew certain things right away and took necessary steps to helping me with finding out what might be happening to me. She’s funny, warm, and so sweet. I’d recommend her to everyone! :-)
She is wonderful..going to miss her due to our relocating.
In one word Exelent...
Very Sweet Doctor.
Very pleasant and professional staff. They are also accommodating.
Dr. Yu was very kind and patient. She was excellent with trying to understand my symptoms and probable causes.
Dr Yu was awesome, she gave me the time and attention I needed. Her staff was wonderful too!
Professional and highly educated. Was very easy to talk to and was able to explain things in a very polite and understanding manner. Would highly recommend!
Office staff was kind and courteous. Dr. Yu was personable, extremely knowledgeable and put your mind at ease, no matter the outcome. She talks to you, as if she has known you forever. Very happy to have found her, and to put my thyroid in her care!
Dr . Yu is very kind and caring she knows what she's going.. I'm glad that I decided to go see her .. I scheduled with other endocrinologist and I couldn't get an immediate appointment.. her office worked with me
I feel like she actually listened to all of my concerns. I wasn't rushed through the appt.
She is very nice and straight to the point. Explains thoroughly what is going on with my body and what I should do. Very relatable and funny. She is also very good with following up.
The staff was very pleasant, Dr. Yu was awesome and very informative.
I was so pleased on both of my visits with Dr. Yu. She is personable and has a wonderful bedside manner. Her staff is also very helpful. I was tired of long waiting times, poor bedside manner and not being able to get in contact with my prior doctor. I wish I switched to Dr. Yu sooner but so happy I found her thanks to the reviews on ZocDoc!
The staff and the doctor are wonderful. The Dr. took her time to explained everything.
She is a pleasure to talk to and makes me feel great when I leave the office.
She is sweet and smart and caring
Dr. Yu was extremely nice and professional. She listened to my concerns and addressed them with knowledgeable responses. I would definitely go back.
Dr. Yu was very warm, caring, thorough and professional. She took her time going over my medical records and asked questions. Very satisfied!
Office was clean ,staff polite easy parking short wait time Dr was friendly and explained everything to me she made me feel comfortable she was very professional
Dr. Yu is absolutely fantastic! She cares deeply about her patients and is extremely skilled!
very knowledgeable ! I was very happy with everyone there!
Dr Yu was amazing. Kind, reassuring, thorough, and brilliant. Went for a thyroid issue and she was highly knowledgeable.
All I can say about Doctor Yu and her staff is wonderful. I went into the office in tears and came out extremely happy knowing that Dr Yu is helping me with my problem. She was so understanding and caring. I cant explain in words just how caring they all were especially Dr Yu.
Shes a great dr. I feel comfortable in her hands
Very pleased with Dr. Namyi Yu. Very patient, explained everything. Highly recommended.
Dr Yu was friendly and compassionate, made me feel at ease, most of all she was knowledgeable. Looking forward to my next appointment in April. The office staff and the the technitian also were friendly and caring. It was a pleasure
She is an amazing doctor. I really like her.
She's wonderful and her staff is great. It's always relieving to find a doctor that's excellent and thoughtful and considerate. Huge plus for the kind staff and being seen promptly.
She is the nicest doctor I have ever been to. Staff is amazing as well!
She is a great endocrinologist!
Dr. Yu is wonderful! She is easy to talk to, understanding, and very down to Earth. She is not pushy and really works with you.
My experience from speaking with the office on the phone , welcoming me into the office for check in process, drawing my blood at the lab, and most importantly meet with the Dr was all excellent. I have not met a personable doctor In a while and I am so happy that I came across her on Zoc Doc and was able to get a same day appointment. Dr Yu contacted me at home later that day to make sure that I had enough of my medication which meant a lot to me as a patient and I look forward to having her as my doctor for as long as I need one.
She was great I've never had someone who actually didn't just rush me out the door with a prescription
Dr. Yu was very professional, patient and informative. She explained things so that I could understand them and also gave me the opportunity to express my concerns.
Dr Yu took her time to hear everything that I had to say. Highly recommend her.
She is a great doctor. Very friendly and informative.
She was great, kind, professional, personable.
Fantastic Doctor! Very caring and really takes her time with you. Very happy!
Excellent Doctor and a very nice person.
She was very professional and thorough
This was a great experience! She is a warm and friendly doctor with a fantastic bedside manner! I highly recommend!!!!!!
I was able to get an appt the very next day using zocdoc. The receptionist was friendly and pleasant and called me prior to my visit to obtain test results from radiology and lab.. My test results from doctors were all there before my appt and doctor Yu had reviewed them before my consultation which I appreciated. She had a nice bedside manner and I immediately felt comfortable discussing my problem. Very efficient and a good overall experience.
She is very sweet, and very intelligent. Feel like I'm in the right hands.
Extremely competent, friendly, and professional. Will be coming back :)
Dr. Yu is very sweet, thorough, knowledgeable, and caring about any concerns you're having. Great experience.
I liked the fact that she promotes lifestyle changes to manage my diabetes.
Very caring and compassionate physician. She was organized, efficient and intelligent. Office was well run and very short wait.
The office was very professional . I enjoyed my visit
I cannot say enough about Dr. Yu. For the first time in 34 years I left a doctors office feeling hopeful about my health. A++++++++.
Dr. Yu was very friendly and professional. I would definetely recommend others to her.
She was absolutely amazing, didnt rush me listened to everything I had concerns about! And was so knowledgeable!
Dr. Yu was excellent. I had a simple problem and she adjusted my meds accordingly. She's very personable and seems really knowledgeable. I'd highly recommend her.
Dr. Yu is an outstanding doctor. She has never kept me waiting and always offers incredible insight and guidance, as well as medication adjustments to control my diabetes,
The office staff was very polite, and Dr. Yu is as well, however I did not feel that she was very attentive or thorough enough in her examination. I would not go back. I ended up working with a different endocrinologist who was able to find the issue.
She sat down with me and really talked and explained everything to me. Love her so does my daughter!
She pass attention, empathetic, intelligent and helpful. The best endo I've had yet. I would never leave her. I referred my coworkers husband to her and they have the same impression. A rare find amongst endo's on long Island.
It was a great experience. Spent a lot of time getting to know me and truly cared about my issues.
Dr. Yu was amazing. Not only did she give me a thorough exam, she also listened to my concerns and answered all my questions. Highly recommend her.
I what a pleasure my visit was. She made me feel comfortable. She was very patient with me and made me feel like she cared. She explained everything, and unlike so many doctors she did not talk down to me. I wish there were more doctors like Dr. Yu
Office personal were excellent,easy check-in. Saw the doctor quickly,she is a great person and doctor.I was made to feel comfortable as I was briefed on her treatment plan. A great experience.
Exc. Staff,EXC. Doctor! Will go again.
Very informative and professional.
Excellent doctor. Excellent visit.
Very nice and easy to talk to. Did not feel rushed and she took the time to explain everything.
She is very nice and spent plenty of time explaining
A doctor that actually listens. It's quite refreshing. I'll be going back.
Really caring and professional. She was very detailed and gave me all her attention and time.
I was able to be seen right away and receptionist was very efficient and friendly. Dr. Yu was wonderful!!! She was very knowledgeable, was able to give her diagnosis for me on the spot, and was so easy to talk to. Will be recommending her to anyone who needs an endocrinologist.
She was a great listener and made me feel very comfortable
excellent experience. she is a total professional very knowledgeable and thorough
Dr. Yu spent time listening to me and getting to know my expectations for treatment. I didn't feel rushed or discounted in any way. In a time when many professionals seem to rush through patient care, it was a pleasant surprise to be seen as a whole individual.
Dr. Yu was amazing!!!!! I walked in and within 5 minutes I was seeing the doctor. The lady at the front desk was just as sweet. Dr. Yu was very knowledgable and put my mind at ease, if anyone is looking for a caring, friendly, professional endocrinologist look no further.
My entire experience was excellent. I was seen immediately, and Dr. Yu asked all the appropriate questions and quickly came up with a plan to help me get my type-2 diabetes under control. I am confident that with Dr. Yu's help everything will be under control rather quickly.
Amazing doctor!! Extremely personable. Front desk was incredibly professional and polite.
Really great Doctor listened to my concerns and addressed them. Very up to date on what is going on.
Very pleased. She is knowledgable, helpful, understanding, encouraging, respectful etc. I feel I'm in good hands.
What a delightful doctor. She made me feel very comfortable and couldn't do enough for me.
Wonderful experience, honest and very likable.
Dr. Yu is very helpful and understanding. Always ready to answer questions.
I really enjoy my visits with Dr. Yu. She is knowledgeable of her field, very pleasant and assuring. She is always very positive.
Dr Yu is awesome! I'd recommend her to anyone. She is so nice, caring about her patients, professional, and knowledgeable. She never condescends and I believe she really wants to help!!
Dr. Yu was very helpful and knowledgable. She listened to all my issues and answered all my questions. She took the time to listen to me. It seemed like she really cared about me as a person not just a patient.
Dr. Yu was so sweet! She saw me right away & made me feel very comfortable. Dr. Yu addressed all my concerns throughly and the appointment did not feel rushed at all. Go see her!
Dr Yu is professional, courteous, and above all, extremely well-read in her field. We need more doctors like her. Her office staff is polite and helpful. It was an absolute pleasure to visit her office today and I look forward to my next appointment with her. A+!!!!
Very professional, friendly and thorough!
Very knowledgeable doctor. It was a long drive for me but I will continue to see her. She is fantastic.
Very kind and patient. She explained my diagnosis in terms you'd easily understand. Highly recommend!
The Dr had excellent bedside manners. She took her time to explain everything and make me feel totally comfortable. This was my first visit and I feek I made the right choice.
Highly professional, a perfect listener, I was quite impressed with our first meeting. Fully knowledgeable in her field, I am glad I asked questions and got answers that actually made sense. I received information I had searched for so long, advices with common sense. I cannot wait to start on my new journey to feel 100% better. Additionally the receptionist was so wonderful and helpful, I really could not have asked for a better place to go to. Thank you
She was very nice, warm & knowledgeable. I really liked her.
She was amazing! I am a stay at home mom, so I had to bring my 2 year old daughter along, and was extremely attentive to the both of us! She was very calming and she explained everything! I had to have blood work done right after I left her office, and she just called to follow up! I wish I could give her 10 stars! Thanks to ZocDoc, I found a fantastic physician!
I really liked Dr. Yu a lot. She took her time speaking with me and made me feel very comfortable.
Lovely professional doctor! Answered all my questions and put me at ease immediately. I would definitely recommend Dr. Yu.
A knowledgeable MD that really listened to my concerns. Dr. Yu is a true professional with an amazing heart. I'd recommend her without reservation.
I highly recommend Dr.Yu.
Dr. Yu is a gem, friendly, personable, and she knows her stuff. Highly recommended!