Dr. John Yim

Surgical Oncology
Duarte, CA
29 years experience male

Locations

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

Address

1500 E Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA
Directions

Fax

626-471-9212

Office

About

Specialties
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Surgical Oncology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Yim
Dr. John Yim answered
29 years experience Surgical Oncology
No.: In fact, the majority of breast cancers in the us are found without a visible lump. Obviously, a visible lump needs to be evaluated, regardless.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Yim
Dr. John Yim answered
29 years experience Surgical Oncology
No.: Breast bondage does not cause breast cancer and almost certainly has no effect on raising the risk of breast cancer.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Yim
Dr. John Yim answered
29 years experience Surgical Oncology
No.: The only way this could influence your risk of breast cancer is if wearing it 24/7 prevents you from performing self breast exams.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yim is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yim is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Stanford University School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

Washington University in Saint Louis
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