Dr. Vincent Yen, MD

Endocrinologist

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Dr. Yen is a board-certified internist and endocrinologist, with extensive experience treating diabetes, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, and in providing hormone replacement therapy to transgender patients. He also has experience in geriatric endocrinology, and is well versed with the latest diabetes treatment technology. He led the Endocrinology Fellowship Program at St. Vincent’s hospital.

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My experience was satisfying. I was seen by the doctor in less than an hour and the staff was very respectful and professional.

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Very professional, kind, and thorough.

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Love Dr. Yen. Always professional, helpful and caring. Highly recommend him.

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Great dr! Took time to explain everything to me in great detail - I absolutely recommend Dr. Yen!

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Very helpful and thorough

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The appointment was not rushed. He took time to explain everything and answer all my questions. He called the facility in NJ I used for a preliminary test to see if they performed a follow up-most unusual

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Dr. Yen is a great communicator and a hands on Doctor.

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Even though he was clearly having a busy day that included no scheduled lunch break due to a mistake, Dr. Yen was very focused on my issues, listening patiently and clearly explaining the issues involved with my diagnosis and the treatment options. He even covered issues that could have been of concern that didn't apply to me. I left feeling cared for and confident in Dr. Yen's medical abilities and I his sincerity.

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Dr. Yen is one of the best doctors I've seen in a long time. Informative, knows his craft and took true genuine interest in my concerns and finding a solution. I would recommend him to anyone I know.

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Dr. Yen is a gem of a doctor: thoughtful, considerate, reads up on the latest literature, and is kind and gentle in his bedside manner. I've been seeing him for a decade and have no intention of looking elsewhere for an endocrinologist.

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Dr Yen is the best!

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I'm almost tempted not to tell anyone what a great doctor Dr. Yen is because it's so hard to get an appointment to see him! But the word is already out clearly. I've been seeing Dr. Yen for over a decade for thyroid management and he's an amazing, thoughtful, gentle, caring, responsive, and collaborative doctor who is truly passionate about the medical care and well-being of his patients. He stays up to date on the literature and the new treatment approaches and is always willing to offer new options and ideas to manage conditions.

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He's a very observant doctor who listens to you, which seems rare these days. Also, the front staff were very friendly.

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Doctor Yen is great. Very attentive and helpful.

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Excellent doctor - really takes his time to thoroughly assess and listen to all your concerns - he's very reasonable with tests and treatment as well - nothing over the top, nothing unnecessary and he doesn't need you to follow up every single week. It can be a little hard to get in touch with him as sometimes it feels like his office is understaffed. Every time I call I'm put on hold for at least 5mins, no matter what time of day. But when you do actually see or speak with him, you feel as though you're his only patient. I've recommended him to so many people. Beautiful, clean modern office as well.

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Dr. Yen is good. The office staff can be very unprofessional :(

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I highly recommend Dr.Yen. Received very professional service. Was seen right away and was very satisfied with his expertise.

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Dr. Yen is a very caring and thoughtful clinician. I've been seeing him for over a decade. He's a patient listener, recalls progress over time, and is always provides individualized options for optimal health management. He's fantastic! Highly recommend.

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I arrived early, but still saw the doc late. But you know what? Doesn't matter. He's worth it!

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Love Dr. Yen. He's the best.

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I have been a patient of Dr Yen's for the past 10 years. He always takes time and looks at the whole picture regarding one's health and well being. He explains everything and has a wonderful ability to listen as well to one's concerns. He follows up as well as he says. I highly recommend him.

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He is erudite and caring and full of useful information. He is my favorite doctor.

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Very friendly receptionist staff and nurse. My visit with Dr Yen was quick and efficient! Overall a very positive experience.

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The best!

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Great doctor who was patient, thoughtful, and attentive. The wait for the appointment took forever, though, and the front desk can be a pain to deal with. After a blood test, I called the office (as instructed) and was told that he would call me back. After not hearing back for a week, I called again, and the person informed me that he was on vacation but would leave a message to have him call me back. After another week and still no call, I called again, and the admin was surprised to hear that I had called previously as there were no messages for him to call me! This time, she actually took a message down and he called me later that day. Dr. Yen was great, though the rest of the experience left much to be desired.

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Extremely wonderful experience with Dr. Yen. I'm so happy I decided to switch endocrinologists. Dr. Yen was extremely helpful and explained every little detail.

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Nice & straightforward.

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Getting to see Dr. Yen on the appointment date was almost instantaneous. There wasn't much wait. However, getting this initial appointment took time. I had to schedule two months in advance. But that just goes to show you how good he really is. Dr. Yen is knowledgeable and courteous. He help me understand my treatment and started me on it immediately. And best of all, he is transgender friendly. If you need an endocrinologist, this is your man.

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I worked with Dr. Yen for over a year. He was caring and concerned at every visit. I never waited more than 10 minutes for my appointment. He always explained things to me in a way that was understandable, but never talked down to me. He listened to my concerns, and went over all my options at every phase of treatment. It is very hard to find good Endocrinologist, but I would certainly recommend Dr. Yen to anyone who wants to finally find a solution to their medical issue. He is a rare gem.

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Dr. Yen was awesome. He explained all of the bloodwork numbers to me in a way that no doctor ever has before. He seemed genuinely interested in making sure that my numbers are good and that I'm feeling well.

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Dr. Yen was professional, kind, clear; everything you need a doctor to be.

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Great as always!

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Dr. Yen is patient, thorough and takes the time to answer questions. He's the best!

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Dr. Yen was understanding, professional and seemed genuinely concerned about my health issues.

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Great doctor, very knowledgeable, explained everything to me about my treatment options and condition in a very easy to understand manner. Clerical staff was very courteous. Highly recommend this doctor!

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He made me feel really comfortable, which is important on a first appointment. Also, the woman who took my blood was so good at it, it was almost painless and over before I knew it!

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Excellent visit. Caring physician as well as excellent clinician. I look foward to my visits with him !

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Dr. Yen was very friendly and knowledgeable. He answered all my questions with patience and detail.

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He was okay, but I wish he had spent just a little time to find out my hypothyroid symptoms before just refilling my previous prescription. When I asked about another supplemental medication, he just asked how much I wanted, and prescribed that as well. I felt like I got nothing but a refill out of the visit. Bad form for the "leading endocrinologist of NYC", or maybe it was because I was his last appointment of the day. Either way, I wasn't impressed.

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Very Professional. He broke down everything into very easy to understand terms. Made sure I understood everything that was going on and what to expect.

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