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Dr. Victor Yu, MD

Gastroenterologist, Internist

Professional statement

Dr. Victor Yu is double board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. He received his medical degree from the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, and was the recipient of various scholastic awards in recognition of his academic achievements. He completed three years of residency training in Internal Medicine at the Los Angeles County/USC General Hospital, during which time Dr. Yu received the distinguished Resident of the Year Award as recognition as the most outstanding resident. He then completed three years of fellowship training in the Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases at the USC Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Yu has conducted a number of research studies in the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology and has published original research articles in prestigious peer-reviewed scientific journals. Dr. Yu specializes in medical disorders of the digestive system which includes the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, and hemorrhoids. He performs an array of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques including upper endoscopy (EGD), colonoscopy, capsule endoscopy, small intestine deep enteroscopy, and bile duct/pancreatic duct endoscopy (ERCP). He treats acute and chronic GI problems and also focuses heavily on prevention of diseases such as colon and esophageal cancer. Dr. Yu is a Southern California native and is excited to be practicing in the area where he grew up. When not hard at work, Dr. Yu enjoys traveling, reading, golf, basketball, and photography. Dr. Yu joined with Drs. Paul Lee and Shahrooz Bemanian in 2010 to provide a comfortable and friendly medical office environment to meet the needs of their patients. Download the New Patient Forms in one convenient PDF document.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Gastroenterologist
  • Internist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Los Angeles County+University of Southern California Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - University of Southern California, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Southern California (Fellowship)

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1235205477

Office locations

Digestive Disease Consultants of Orange County

19582 Beach Boulevard, Suite 270

Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Digestive Disease Consultants of Orange County

113 Waterworks Way, Suite 155

Irvine, CA 92618

Digestive Disease Consultants of Orange County

15000 Kensington Park Dr, Suite 270

Tustin, CA 92782

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I had to see 3 ppl in this office. All 3 were professional..informative courteous and friendly I will definitely recommend this office to friends and family
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Appreciated the Doctor explaining the procedure and asking lots of questions.
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Was very patient with me, and I agree with the treatment he proceeded, I left office with a lot of hope. (Sorry for my English)
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Long wait but good experience thereafter
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Great vizit this doctor is awesome!
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I appreciated that he took the time to listen to all my questions and explain patiently.
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Seems highly competent, took enough time to listen and was attentive.
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