Dr. Nicholas Yu

General surgeon (Board Certified)


Research Fellow, Department if Immunology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY

Residency, General Surgery, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Doctor of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA

Bachelor of Science in Biology, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD


Sharp Memorial Hospital
Sharp Coronado Hospital
Sharp Rees-Stealy
Sharp Community

Awards & Honors

2nd Prize, University Wide Research Day


Dr. Nicholas Yu is board-certified in general surgery. He specializes in Nissen fundoplication, amputations, and robotic assisted surgeries.

Dr. Yu’s goal is to improve each patient’s quality of life, providing exceptional care with over 10 years of surgical experience. His philosophy of care is to be completely committed to each patient by offering them guidance and support throughout the treatment process.

In addition to his unique training which encompasses robotic assisted surgical procedures such as complex hernias, stomach and bowel resections for cancers, he believes in quality individualized care. By collaborating with his patients, he is able to enlighten them about their treatment plans while empowering them to live healthier and happier lives.

Outside of the office, Dr. Yu enjoys spending time with his sons, hiking and practicing yoga.

Medical Interests

Cholecystectomies (Gallbladder removal)
Necrotizing fasciotomies
excisional debridement
Colon Surgery
Anorectal surgery (hemorrhoids, anal fistulas, etc.)
Pilonidal cysts
Robotic Assisted Hernia Repairs (inguinal, umbilical, incisional, Spigelian, etc.)