Board Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery
Dr. Yu completed his plastic surgery fellowship training at the world renowned Mayo Clinic. He has learned from some of the world’s most admired and respected masters of plastic and cosmetic surgery. The American Board of Plastic Surgery has awarded Dr. Yu with Board Certification. Dr. Yu completed his general surgery residency at Cornell University Brooklyn Hospital Center. He completed an additional fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, a top ranked international organization.
Dr. Yu earned a full score on his USMLE, a rigorous entrance examination for residents before entering their residency training.
Dr. Yu was awarded The Most Distinguished Dr. Orlando J. Ballantine Head and Neck Surgery Fellowship by the number one ranked MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.
Dr. Yu completed his plastic surgery fellowship training at the world renowned Mayo Clinic, and has learned from some of the world’s most admired and respected masters of plastic and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Yu was named Best Chief Resident and received the prestigious AM Chir Award at the Cornell University Brooklyn Hospital Center.
In 2004, Dr. Yu won Number One Place in the Vincent Tricomi, MD Medical Scientific Research Award for his clinic research work at Cornell University Brooklyn Hospital Center.
Dr. Yu won First Place for the prestigious “Comprehensive Facial Makeover” Award at THE Aesthetic Show — Las Vegas.
Dr. Yu is featured in a spread of NewBeauty magazine
Annual Meeting Educational Program Committee Member of ASPS
Featured Guest Speaker of ASPS and VCS
Featured Guest Speaker of VCS 2021
Featured Guest Speaker of MCS 2021
Maverick Award Winner – Master Class Surgical & Non-Surgical
2022 Amazing Maverick Masterclass Instructors
2021 New Beauty Top Doctors
Not only is Dr. Yu a Board Certified plastic surgeon with top quality training and experience, he also is an art enthusiast, collecting many antiques, oil paintings, and sculptures. He personally laid down every single detail for the remodeling and decoration of his beautiful new medical office. On your visit to his office, you will be amazed at his knowledge of colors, lines and lightings, and attracted by the beauty of his immense fine European furniture collection. Dr. Yu’s love for art emerged from his deep sense of beauty, details, and perfectionism, another reason that makes his work unique and competitive.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world. Founded in 1931, the Society represents 93% of all board-certified plastic surgeons in the U.S., and more than eight thousand plastic surgeons worldwide, making ASPS a global institution and leading authority on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.