Dr. John Jones lim Yap MD
Sports Medicine Specialist | Sports Medicine307 S Court St Lapeer MI, 48446
Dr. John Yap is a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner in Lapeer, MI. As a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner, Dr. Yap is trained to assess, diagnose, prevent, and treat sports injuries in patients of all ages, and refer those patients to further services if needed. Sports Medicine Family Practitioners must complete specialized training in order to help each patient maximize function and improve quality of life.
Education and Training
Med College Of Wisconsin 1992
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
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