Dr. Gregory Yu graduated from the UCLA School of Medicine in 1986. Prior to that Dr. Yu graduated with High Honors from the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences in 1982. He graduated with Great Distinction in General Scholarship and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Dr. Yu attended his internship in Internal Medicine at St. Mary Hospital in Long Beach. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena in 1991. He was then an Emergency Department physician at Verdugo Hills Hospital before opening his office in General Internal Medicine in 1992.
Dr. Yu is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and has obtained subsequent re-certification. Dr. Yu has served as Chairman of the Department of Medicine and Chairman of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee at Verdugo Hills Hospital where he has been a member of the active staff for over 20 years.
Additionally Dr. Yu has served as Chairman of the Board of the Crescenta-Canada Family YMCA as well as being on their board of directors for over nine years.
Dr. Yu has been married to his wife Cynthia since 1987. They have two adult daughters. In his spare time, Dr. Yu enjoys swimming, running, hiking and skiing as well as following professional and college football, professional basketball and baseball.