Hyeon Yu, MD, FSIR

Associate Professor

UNC Health Provider

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Radiology, Vascular Medicine, Vascular Surgery
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM 8:00 AM - 4:30 PMClosed Today Closed Today

Location Information

UNC Hospitals Hillsborough Campus (Imaging and Radiology)
430 Waterstone Drive
First Floor
Hillsborough, NC 27278
On Public Transportation, Handicap Accessible


Day of the WeekHours
Monday8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

About the Provider


  • Radiology
  • Vascular Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery


  • Vascular-Interventional Radiology

Provider Details

Type: Clinician, Researcher
Gender: Male

About Hyeon Yu, MD, FSIR

UNC Health Affiliations

  • UNC Hospitals
  • UNC Health Children's


  • English
  • Korean

Medical School

  • Chung-Ang University, 1984 - 1991


  • Chung-Ang University Hospital, 1992 - 1996
  • Area: Diagnostic Radiology


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008 - 2010
  • Area: Vascular and Interventional Radiology


  • Chung-Ang University, 1991 - 1992
  • Area: Radiology


  • Radiology, Board Certified, 2012
  • Radiology-Diagnostic Radiology-Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Board Certified, 2014
  • Radiology-Interventional Radiology/Diagnostic Radiology, Board Certified, 2017
Oncologic intervention: transarterial chemoembolization, radioembolization, thermal ablation of liver tumors, uterine artery embolization; Venous intervention for portal hypertension: TIPS, B-RTO; Others: hepatobiliary and renal interventions, hemodialysis access management, CT angiography, MR angiography
Interventional management of liver malignancy, percutaneous abscess drainage, endovascular management of endoleak in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, interventional management of portal hypertension including TIPS and B-RTO.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Commercial Plans (Other than Aetna Whole Health)
  • Aetna Whole Health (Tier 2)
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plans (Other than Aetna Prime HMO)
  • AmeriHealth Caritas North Carolina Medicaid
  • BCBSNC Commercial Plans
  • North Carolina State Employees Health Benefit Plan (Active employees)
  • BCBSNC Blue Home with UNC Health Alliance
  • BCBSNC Medicare Advantage (Other than Experience Health)
  • Healthy Blue Medicaid
  • Carolina Complete Health Medicaid (Centene)
  • Cigna Commercial Plans (Other than Cigna Connect)
  • Cigna Secure Medicare Advantage
  • Contigo Health Plan (WakeMed employees only)
  • Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Humana Medicare Private Fee-for-Service
  • North Carolina State Employee Health Benefit Plan (Medicare Advantage for retirees)
  • Liberty Advantage Medicare Advantage
  • MedCost PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Commercial Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage
  • UnitedHealthcare Exchange (ACA) Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Medicaid
  • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
  • WellCare of North Carolina Medicaid
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