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Michelle Yao, MD
Radiation Oncology
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Clinical Experience
Radiation Oncology, Breast Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Anal Cancer
Board Certifications
American Board of Radiology, 2000
Education and Professional Achievements
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1993
Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1994
Radiation Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1999
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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February 2018
Dr. Yao has become a dear friend. She is detailed, professional, kind. She makes things easy to understand.
December 2017
Dr. Yao is awesome! (So is everyone else @ the radiation oncology office. So happy to have decided to have my treatment there.)
December 2017
Never condescending. Very relatable doctor. Enjoy each visit with Dr. Yao.
November 2017
Very helpful in explaining procedures I will have. Very nice and pleasant, glad she is helping me.
November 2017
I have had nothing but good experiences with Dr. Yao and the staff in radiation oncology.
October 2017
DR. YAO is very good - pleasant to deal with & very supportive.
October 2017
Dr. Yao is the best!!!!
October 2017
I really like having Dr. Yao as my oncologist I feel like she is honest & kind.
August 2017
I trust my life to Dr. Yao. She has become a dear friend. Her caring and kindness is so appreciated. She answers most questions before I can ask them! Professional & personable. A great doctor.
August 2017
Dr. Yao is wonderful! Professional, caring - I trust her and know I´m getting amazing treatment from a person dedicated to providing the BEST treatments!
August 2017
Dr. Yao always took the time to answer my questions, even if they were about radiation oncology or general and did not necessarily pertain to my treatment.
July 2017
From the reception area to the provider they are extra nice knowing that we are sick and they´re not adding to the stress we are feeling every time we are there.
July 2017
Dr. Yao is a super doctor and very caring with her patients!
June 2017
Excellent professional.
June 2017
I love Dr. Yao & look forward to seeing her now on an annual basis.
April 2017
Dr. Yao is always cheerful and friendly. She always answers my questions and takes time to explain.
January 2017
Dr. Yao is just wonderful!
January 2017
So impressed and thankful for the amount of time and thoroughness of information that was given to me.