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Dr. William Yao MD

Dr. William Yao MD

Otolaryngologist

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center

Summary

Dr. William Yao graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s in physiological sciences from the University of California, Los Angeles. He received his medical degree at the University of Colorado Health Science Center School of Medicine in Aurora, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor ... Read More

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Biography

Dr. William Yao graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s in physiological sciences from the University of California, Los Angeles. He received his medical degree at the University of Colorado Health Science Center School of Medicine in Aurora, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, where he was recognized with the Resident Teaching Award. He subsequently completed a fellowship in rhinology and anterior skull base surgery at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School.

Board certified in otolaryngology, Dr. Yao has clinical interests that include chronic sinusitis, endoscopic sinus surgery, revision endoscopic sinus surgery, endoscopic orbital surgery, anterior skull base surgery and advanced sinonasal endoscopic surgery.

Dr. Yao’s patient philosophy is to provide up-to-date, evidence-based clinical care to each patient. He takes as much time as needed to explain his patients’ medical conditions in an understandable way, so they have a better understanding of their treatment options. The clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art tools for better and more improved delivery of medical care. He treats patients of all ages and speaks Japanese.

A member of local, state, national and international medical societies, Dr. Yao is the co-author of chapters in Head and Neck Surgery and ENT Secrets. He has also co-authored numerous articles published in peer-reviewed journals, including The Laryngoscope, International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology, Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, American Journal of Medicine and Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. He has a strong interest in education including the development of teaching instruments for residents.

A resident of Houston’s Inner Loop, Dr. Yao enjoys golf, skiing, reading and basketball in his spare time.

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Physician Details

Gender
Male
Specialties
Medical Education
University of Colorado Aurora - Psychiatry, 2009
Internships & Residency
Baylor College of Medicine - Otolaryngology, 2014
Fellowship
Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infirmary, 2015
Clinical Interests
Head and Neck Cancer
PCP Number
110000006791
Cities Served
Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City
ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007

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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup MMP Perinatal*
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Exchange PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks PPO*
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Corporate Remedies Worker's Comp*
  • Corvel Worker's Comp*
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - PPO Network*
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - Worker's Comp*
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health - Worker's Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Injury Management Organization Worker's Comp*
  • Interplan Health Group (IHG)*
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Olympus (International) - PPO Network*
  • Political Subdivision Workers Comp Alliance*
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Worker's Comp
  • Rockport - PPO Network*
  • Superior CHIP/Perinatal*
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • Texas True Choice - PPO Network*
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Chronic Complete
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare Star Plus Perinatal*
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • USA Managed Care Organization - Worker's Comp*
  • Wellcare
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp