Gender: Female
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Obstetrics and Gynecology (80th Street)
211 East 80th Street , 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10075
(646) 962-0185
(646) 962-9680

Personal Statement

"I am fortunate to practice in a field that allows me to be present and help women through important milestones in their lives. No other field provides the continuing care that obstetrics and gynecology does. My goal is to foster individual relationships with my patients so that we can work together to optimize their health, throughout their lives." 

Specialties & Expertise


  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology


  • Well Woman Exam
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection
  • Family Planning
  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Menopause

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare


Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Obstetrician and Gynecologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 2008
  • B.S., Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, City University of New York, 2006


Dr. Yu is Board Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology. She attended the combined BA/MD program at The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education and received her medical degree at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. She completed her residency at SUNY Downstate, where she stayed on after completing her training.  Her areas of focus include full spectrum obstetrics, well woman care, cervical dysplasia, leiomyomatous disease, abnormal uterine bleeding, sexually transmitted infections, family planning, gynecologic surgery, and menopausal care.