About Dr. Yao
Dr. Michael Yao has over 29 years of medical experience. He has spent much of his career teaching medicine to medical students and residents.
The landscape of medicine is constantly changing. Dr. Yao believes that helping patients keep up with the latest developments is important for them to take charge of their health. He believes that physicians should focus on communication and transparency with their patients about their health concerns.
His advice to patients is to “never give up; always focus on moving forward with your health goals.” Dr. Yao urges his patients to never be afraid to ask questions. He strongly recommends patients see a physician with whom they are comfortable with; so each patient has a level of trust that allows them to be completely open about their health.
How Dr. Yao practices whole-person wellness
Dr. Yao and his wife, Amy, reside in Frisco, TX. They have two children, Carolyn and Justin. Their family regularly practices activities that involve cardio and weight training. Other activities Dr. Yao enjoys are drawing, reading, watching movies, and studying Classical and Biblical Greek.
M.D., Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
Dr. Yao completed his residency at Forbes Health System in Monroe, PA.
Board-certified in both Family Medicine and Geriatrics
Learn more about how your care team works together here.
Dr. Yao sees patients at McKinney Medical Village. To schedule an in-office appointment with him, text (469) 382-3717. To schedule a telehealth appointment, click below.
"I love Dr. Yao he really listens to me.."
"Dr. Yao is great! He's friendly, thoughtful, intelligent and he really cares. "
"Dr. Yao and his entire staff are very knowledgeable, professional, responsive and compassionate. I highly recommend them!"
"The staff were friendly and I was seen promptly although it was obviously a very busy Friday morning. When I visit with Dr. Yao I don't feel rushed or pushed. He listens to my questions I'm most pleased with this provider."
"Doc and I are going to get along fine. Doc has good humor."
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