Dr. Yao received his medical degree from Suzhou Medical College in Suzhou, Jiangsu, China and completed his residency in internal medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.
Board certified in Internal Medicine, Dr. Yao maintains a strong interest in disease prevention and progression. He also provides counseling on diet and supervises the rehabilitation of his patients following injury or illness.
Dr. Yao views patient education and a healthy life style as essential to each patient's wellbeing.
Fluent in Chinese, Dr. Yao has practiced medicine in Houston for 15 years.
Married and the father of one, Dr. Yao enjoys jogging and playing tennis.