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Peter Yau, MD

Pulmonary Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics, Adolescents (ages 12-18)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Taylor
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - College Station
  • Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Marble Falls
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Round Rock
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Buda
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Austin
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Lakeway
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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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 - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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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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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select Plus HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus 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
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
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 Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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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 - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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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 - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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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: Medical Doctor, American University of the Caribbean (2002)
  • Internship: Family Medicine, Scott and White Graduate Medical Education (2003)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Scott and White Graduate Medical Education (2006)
  • Fellowship: Critical Care Medicine, Scott and White Graduate Medical Education (2009)
Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Med/Pulmonary Disease
  • American Board of Internal Med/Sleep Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Med/Critical Care Medicine
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, Peter Yau, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(106)
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Sep 13, 2020
exceptional care and communication. only thing I could say is a bedside nightstand would have been helpful. everything else was top notch !!!
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Sep 11, 2020
Very satisfying.
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Sep 10, 2020
very informative and very good wonderful dr who has really helped me
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Sep 10, 2020
concerned, thorough assumptions
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Sep 10, 2020
excellent
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Sep 1, 2020
very friendly and helpful
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Aug 21, 2020
Can't say he is the best provider possible because he is the only provider I have seen related to this. I would recommend him to others.
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Aug 20, 2020
Great
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Aug 13, 2020
Dr Yau is thorough and answers all my questions about treatment and medications clearly.
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Aug 8, 2020
Totally familiar with my history and explained reasons for future tests. Broke down his experise into understandable segments.
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Jul 24, 2020
love Dr. Yau...very personable!
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Jul 23, 2020
very good
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Jul 22, 2020
Very good I really had a good feeling of the care he gave me
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Jul 21, 2020
I love Dr. Yau's casualness, friendliness, knowledge, and his ability to communicate to me in simple, understandable language.
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Jul 11, 2020
Dr. Yau always listens and ensures that I am part of my treatment plan.
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Jul 4, 2020
I am so satisfied with Dr Yau. he is the best!!!!!
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Jul 2, 2020
courtesy concerned even though I walk slow they stayed with me for support if I needed it...the dr. was nice enough to explain again when I didn't understand or had a question...the staff were extra nice to an old lady...
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Jun 30, 2020
Dr. Yau remembers (at least looks up good notes) from last visit or even phone calls to verify things have been taken care of.
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Jun 30, 2020
good
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Jun 25, 2020
wonderful
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Jun 20, 2020
Very knowledgeable and direct. I felt relieved knowing I was in good hands to help with my issues.
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Jun 13, 2020
the Dr and staff were very good at what they did
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Jun 13, 2020
It was evident that the doctor had reviewed my chart and was familiar with my history. He was very attentive and showed concern for continued care.
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Jun 11, 2020
He talks way to fast. So, it was hard for me to keep up with what all he was saying. Otherwise, he's very friendly and courteous.
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Jun 11, 2020
Doctor took time to explain lots of different things. Gave us options to consider in treatment plan moving forward. Did not feel rushed at all.
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Jun 6, 2020
Very positive. The Dr went above and beyond his job. Very thankful to have him as my Dr.
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May 19, 2020
Great Doctor. Very caring and very friendly. Thanks for having him at Baylor Scott and White!!!!!
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May 15, 2020
Dr Yau and all staff were professional and personable.
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May 9, 2020
Excellent and thorough
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May 9, 2020
Very clear in understanding my assessment and plans of action. Thank you all for your Service.
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Apr 23, 2020
Dr. Yau is outstanding! Easy to talk to.
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