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Bob Yin, MD

4.7 out of 5 (73 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
  • Sports Medicine
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
Address
St. Jude Heritage Yorba Linda - Orthopedics
4300 Rose Drive
Suite A
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Accepting New Patients
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Address
St. Jude Heritage Yorba Linda - Orthopedics
4300 Rose Drive
Suite A
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
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Phone
(714) 524-3800
Fax
(714) 528-3041

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  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    • Sports Medicine
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Columbia University
    • Internship
      New York Presbyterian Hospital
    • Residency
      New York Presbyterian Hospital
    • Fellowship
      Kerlan Jobe Orthopedic Clinic
    Areas of Interest
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Orthopaedics, Fractures, Joint Replacement, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery, Knee Injuries, Fracture management
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Bob Yin, MD is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist. He is a proud member of the orthopedic department at St. Jude Heritage Medical Group and St. Jude Medical Center.

    After graduating with honors with a degree in biology from M.I.T., Dr. Yin attended medical school at Columbia University. He completed orthopedic surgery residency at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Yin then completed his surgical Fellowship in Sports Medicine at Kerlan Jobe Orthopedic Clinic in Los Angeles, where he served as an Assistant Team Physician to the LA Lakers, Dodgers, and Kings.

    In his practice of orthopedic surgery, Dr. Yin’s primary goal is to provide the highest quality, personalized care to each patient so that they can return to work and recreational activities with minimal pain and maximum function. He strives to achieve excellent patient outcomes through individualized care. He has experience in treating athletes of all ages and abilities, from little leaguers and weekend warriors to the elite collegiate athlete. Dr. Yin is also particularly interested in treating patients with chronic joint conditions, such as arthritis, who may need more advanced surgeries such as joint replacement.

    Dr. Yin’s approach is to provide conservative, non-surgical treatment if this has a reasonable chance of success. When surgery becomes appropriate, Dr. Yin offers surgical procedures of the shoulder, knee, and hip. These include total knee replacement, knee ligament reconstruction (ACL), knee meniscus procedures, shoulder instability repair, shoulder rotator cuff repair, hip replacement, and hip arthroscopy.

    Dr. Yin has a special interest in treating conditions affecting the hip joint. He is formally trained in arthroscopy of the hip, which is a minimally-invasive procedure used to treat both acute and chronic hip injuries in younger patients who do not wish to consider hip replacement. For older patients with more severe hip disease, Dr. Yin will perform total hip replacement, including Direct Anterior total hip replacement.

    When he is not in the hospital or clinic, Dr. Yin enjoys volunteering as the team physician for Canyon High School in Anaheim, where he is the sideline physician at home varsity football games. He lives in north Orange County with his wife and two children. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, cooking, and spending time with his family
  • 11-Jun-2020
    Dr. Yin bar none is one of the most professional Doctors I have worked with on your staff.
    11-Jun-2020
    No bad experience, *Dr. Yin is an excellent dr. I'm very grateful he is my doctor.
    4-Jun-2020
    Dr. Yin IS Awesome!!!
    2-Jun-2020
    *Dr. Yin and his team are great.
    25-May-2020
    *Dr. Yin is very personable, kind & caring. Explains everything and very encouraging - Have recommended *Dr. Yin to several friends who have made appointments for knee replacement surgery -
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