Department Center for Neuro-Restoration
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Movement Disorders
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, KY USA

Undergraduate - Emory University
Atlanta, GA USA


  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 9/21/2020, Dr. Yu has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

231 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

46 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

Excellent as ALWAYS! Great Dr. & staff!!!

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

the dr was very pleasant and concerned

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

I like my visit with this Dr. she explains well and helps me understand she talks to my sister who takes care of me.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

seeing this Dr ment a lot to me.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Dr. Yu listens very well, understands her patient's problems, makes good decisions and judgements for the individual patient and includes the patient in decisions regarding care.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Dr Yu is great!

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

My first appointment with Dr. Yu was very good!

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

Dr. Yu is awesome. she is receptive and kind.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

We appreciate Dr. Yu's attempt to connect with us as well as her apology.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

This was a different Dr. than in the past. My other Dr went to Fla. The new Dr. was very familiar with my case. She tried a different location of the shots and it seems to be working after 5-7 days.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

I walked into this appointment with questions and research in hand. Dr Yu took time to go over my questions hear what I had to say we talked about my apprehension and then came up with a plan of attack. Walking out my apprehension was relieved I still have questions but I'll always have questions. However I have a plan now that doesn't include more meds at this point. And that's a good thing.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

i see Dr. Yu for Botox therapy to treat focal dystonia. She went the extra measure trying different arm positions to inject the specific muscle groups and subsequently I have noticed some improvement in my outcome.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2020

I had a few glitches due to "our" technical deficiency's on my end. The personal was always very cordial and compassionate. All-in-all very good communication. The Doctor was very thorough and excellent!

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Dr. Yu is the best of the best! I actually trust, admire, and care about her. Not just as my Neurologist, but as a human being!!!

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

Dr Yu very knowledgeable and caring

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

dr Yu is wonderful

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr.Yu got it all set up and very helpful

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr Yu is so nice and very professional.She is the best!

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr. Yu heard my problems, repeated each issue I shared back to me to confirm she understood, provided education on possible conditions, and created a plan to move forward with testing and referrals. This is the first time I felt heard by a doctor and as though she cared about my situation. I'm so grateful for the care she gave me and hopeful to get some relief or a diagnosis soon from the thorough plan she has.

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Dr. Yu was SO wonderful at listening and repeating for clarity, kind, and thorough.

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Dr. Yu is an excellent physician. She is patient, caring and understanding.

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

I always have a great experience when I am at Dr. Xin Xin MD. She is always very helpful with my Parkinson's.

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Dr Yu is always willing to take whatever time is needed to ensure that we participate in care decisions and understand treatment. She is kind and patient.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

all contact with the Clinic was with Dr Yu. She was most helpful.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

All the doctors involved have gone out of their way to provide care.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020


Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Dr. Yu has always provided wonderful care and service. My wife and I are grateful to have her as our provider.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

dr Yu has great patient skills

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

dr y always made sure I could reach her with questions

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

care provider couldn't have been more attentive to my needs

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

She is very considerate, listens very well, Is very thorough, very patient. Very good at what she does and I like her very much as my neurologist doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

dr was helpful and explained everything well. i felt that the dr had her mind made up about my diagnosis before she saw me. frustrating

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Dr. was so kind and spent a lot of time explaining my conditions.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

Dr. Yu inspires confidence and compassion as a care giver. She listens and responds exceptionally well. She is knowledgeable about current treatments and relays that information to her patients.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Dr. Yu was excellent. Patient, informative, confident and competent. My wife and I both felt listened to and cared for at the end of our visit.

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2019

Dr. Yu seemed disorganized and uninformed. She did not communicate fully and, as a result, I have to have my test done again. She was very rushed during our in-person appointment, and seemed distracted. She also didn't discuss prep for my EEG, and did not tell me to withhold any medications. As a result I took medicines that impacted the exam and have to do the exam again. When I talked on the phone with her about it after the test, and we discussed my medication regimen, she said "that was my bad." She also hasn't had much to offer at all regarding any plan for moving forward. The entire experience has been very disappointing and I will not be making future appointments with this doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

My care provider was phenomenal!

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Dr. Yu is very thorough and personable.

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

I have recommended this provider to friends and family.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

wait time to see Doc was 30 minutes!!!!

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Dr. Yu Is truly a wonderful and gifted doctor. She is very thorough and takes her time with all of the many aspects of my husbands disease. I'd recommend her to everyone!!

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2019

Dr Yu is very preside and caring to the needs and cares of the patient

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

Dr Yu is a very caring and compassionate Dr.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

Dr. Xin Xin Yu was a very caring physician. She seemed to be very knowledgeable and thorough, explained things to us. She was very friendly and we liked her very much.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

We only saw one person. Dr. Xin Xin Yu.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

Dr. Yu inspires confidence and understanding. She took the time to review MRI results, using the Internet and CC Website to provide examples.

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