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Dr. Katherine Yao, MD

Dr. Katherine Yao, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation F
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(845) 280-6685

Dr. Katherine Yao, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in New York, NY. Dr. Yao completed a residency at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia/Cornell. She currently practices at Weill Cornell Medicine At Lower Manhattan and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She accepts multiple insurance plans, including Medicare. Dr. Yao is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.


  • Children's Hospital Boston-Harvard Medical School, Fellowship Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia/Cornell, Residency Hospital
  • Yale University, Undergraduate School

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerihealth
  • Amida Care
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • LifeWise
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

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Dr Yao exudes competency. She is open and listened to my concerns well. She did the procedure seamlessly. Also discussed follow-up measures once I was back home.
Peggy — May 19, 2022
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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Yao frequently treats Chronic Pain, Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis, and Low Back Pain.  


New Patient? (845) 280-6685
  1. Weill Cornell Medicine At Lower Manhattan

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      Weill Cornell Medicine At Lower Manhattan
      156 William Street, New York, NY 10038 Call
      Existing Patients: (212) 582-3422
      New Patients:
      (845) 280-6685