Achievements & Awards

1998

In, Dr. Yu earned a full score on his USMLE, a rigorous entrance examination for residents before entering their residency training.

2002

Dr. Yu was awarded The Most Distinguished Dr. Orlando J. Ballantine Head and Neck Surgery Fellowship by the number one ranked MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas.

2004

Dr. Yu completed his plastic surgery fellowship training at the world renowned Mayo Clinic, and has learned from some of the world’s most admired and respected masters of plastic and cosmetic surgery.

2004

Dr. Yu was named Best Chief Resident and received the prestigious AM Chir Award at the Cornell University Brooklyn Hospital Center.

2004

In 2004, Dr. Yu won Number One Place in the Vincent Tricomi, MD Medical Scientific Research Award for his clinic research work at Cornell University Brooklyn Hospital Center.

2010

Dr. Yu wins First Place for the prestigious “Comprehensive Facial Makeover” Award in the Las Vegas Aesthetic Show.