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Dr. Katharine Yao, MD

Dr. Katharine Yao, MD

Age 55 General Surgery F
(16) 16 reviews

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Dr. Katharine Yao, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Evanston, IL. Dr. Yao completed a residency at Northwestern University School of Medicine. They currently practice at Northshore University Health Syetem and are affiliated with Highland Park Hospital, Evanston Hospital, Skokie Hospital and Glenbrook Hospital. Dr. Yao is board certified in General Surgery and accepts accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • John Wayne Cancer Institute, Fellowship Hospital — 2003
  • Northwestern University School of Medicine, Residency Hospital — 2001
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine, Medical School — 1994

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Aug 28, 2018
I felt very comfortable with Dr. Yao. I did visit another surgeon at another hospital and after that appointment it was confirmed in my mind that Dr. Yao would be my surgeon for my double mastectomy.
Cindy in Winnetka — Aug 28, 2018
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Katharine Yao, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Yao's profile.

Dr. Yao frequently treats the following conditions: Breast Cancer and Ductal Carcinoma in Situ. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Katharine Yao, MD is affiliated with Highland Park Hospital, Evanston Hospital, Skokie Hospital and Glenbrook Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Katharine Yao, MD holds board certification in General Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Highland Park Hospital
  • Evanston Hospital
  • Skokie Hospital
  • Glenbrook Hospital


  1. Northshore University Health Syetem

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      North Shore University Health System
      2650 Ridge Ave Ste 1155, Evanston, IL 60201 (847) 570-1700
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