Dr. Steve Yu M.D.
OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)8911 Shady Grove Ct Gaithersburg MD, 20877
Steve Yu, MD, FACOG, is a leading Obstetrician and Gynecologist currently serving patients at his private practice with offices in Gaithersburg, Maryland, and Fairfax, Virginia. Throughout his twenty-six years in the nursing arena, he has accrued extensive expertise in high-risk obstetrics. After earning his medical degree in 1988 at Texas Tech School of Medicine, Health Sciences Center, Dr. Yu completed his obstetrics and gynecology residency at Flushing Medical Center/ Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is also a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Due to his outstanding achievements, he has earned several awards for his dedication to excellence in his field, including the Montgomery County Award for services for breast and cervical cancer program (1996-2008) and Princeâ??s George County Service Award for community obstetric service (1992-1999).
Education and Training
Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch of Med, Lubbock Tx 1988
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine 1988
Obstetrics and GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyABOG
- Urinary Tract Infection (uti)
- Cold Sores
- Menstrual Cramps
- Flushing Hosp Med Ctr, Obstetrics And Gynecology
- Flushing Hospital Medical Center Program
- Einstein Medical Center (OBGYN)
Professional Society Memberships
- American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Articles and Publications
- Published 2 Articles
What do you attribute your success to?
- Hard work and perseverance.
Hobbies / Sports
Favorite professional publications
- Green Journal
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- What Happens if I Miss My Baby's Due Date?
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- How Do I Treat Uterine Fibroids?
Uterine fibroids are noncancerous growths that develop from the fibrous and smooth muscle layers of the uterus. The size of these uterine leiomyomas vary in size and range from a small pea to that of a melon. It is a very common condition, and affects about 20 percent of women. Uterine fibroids are...
- Why You Should Exercise During Pregnancy
Exercise is not only beneficial to pregnant women, but to the baby as well. It is better to talk with your OBGYN before starting an exercise program. There are a lot of exercises that are available and appropriate for each trimester. However, not all pregnant women are advised to exercise. Vigorous...
- What Are the Causes of Cervical Cancer?
Cervical cancer is a form of cancer that affects the cells in the cervix. It is also known to be the third most common cancer in females. It is a treatable condition if detected at its early stage. Cervical cancer is also the most common cancer type in females who are under 35 years old. There are...
- Arthritis May Lead to Obesity
According to a new study, many adults who have arthritis have a one commonality; they are obese. If an individual has arthritis, he or she has a 54% higher risk of obesity, as reported by Jennifer Hootman, PhD, an epidemiologist with the CDC and co-author of the study published in CDC’s Morbidity...
- How is Gestational Diabetes Treated?
Diabetes may lead to birth defects during the first few weeks of pregnancy, which is why women must be monitored to control blood sugar levels. It is crucial to have one's diabetes under control before conception. Screening for diabetes is often done when the mother to be has a risk of developing...
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