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James Yau, MD

Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease
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About
Dr. James M. Yau is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology. He has a special interest in coronary angiography and intervention, peripheral vascular disease, structural heart disease, and coronary artery disease with a focus on acute coronary syndromes.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Irving
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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TexasFirst Health Plan - Texas Plus HMO
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Medical School (2004)
  • Fellowship: Cardiovascular Disease, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2010)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center (2007)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center (2005)
  • Education: Baylor College of Medicine (Texas) (2004)
Certifications
  • Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Med/Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Med/Cardiovascular Disease
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, James Yau, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(103)
Overall: 4.8*
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May 28, 2020
very caring and easy to talk too
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May 25, 2020
very helpful
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May 25, 2020
Have been with him a long time, Always helpful.
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May 22, 2020
friendly an courteous
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Mar 16, 2020
professional
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Mar 12, 2020
I'm a little older 58,I get confused because I have so many different doctors,pulmonary cardiologist,primary care and a couple of others.This doctor takes the time to explain things to me so I dont freak out,he gives me not only hope but the encouragement I need to keep fighting.I cant say enough about this doctor.
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Mar 12, 2020
Was able to get urgently required appointment by the provider working to accommodate me.
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Mar 9, 2020
after exam by nurse, Nurse advises that Dr Yau prefers all patients to be in regular chairs to prevents falls when no one is around or after exam for safety. Very concerned for safety & well being. Very Impressed. Dr Yau should write an article for AMA and all DR should start doing this
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Mar 9, 2020
always a great experience
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Mar 6, 2020
he is a great doctor
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Mar 3, 2020
very personable and knowledgeable
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Feb 18, 2020
Dr. Yau explained my condition clearly and with patience. He answered all my questions and concerns. I appreciate his thoroughness.
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Feb 16, 2020
consultation was good. waiting on follow-up tests and resolution
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Feb 14, 2020
He was very attentive to my needs.
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Feb 13, 2020
amazing staff and great customer service!
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Feb 8, 2020
This is an outstanding provider. Dr. Yao is so friendly and clear on the issues at hand. His staff is efficient. Wish all my doctors were as good.
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Feb 3, 2020
she was a professional in her field
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Jan 24, 2020
They were very nice and avvomadating...
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Jan 23, 2020
The doctor seemed rushed and wanted me in and out, quick, I did not feel very comfortable, hopefully the follow up visit will yield more positive interaction with Dr/Patient.
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Jan 20, 2020
I love my doctor he saved my life
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Jan 19, 2020
provide info to patient that we should know
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Jan 16, 2020
great news.
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