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Mark C. Yates, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery,
  • Spinal Surgery
Patient Rating
4.35/5 (Based on 92 Reviews)
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Medical School

University of Missouri at Kansas City


Duke University Medical Center, Orthopedic Surgery


Duke University Medical Center

Teaching or Professional Positions

Dr. Yates is currently the chief of surgery at Cone Health, he also is a past chair of the surgical peer review committee.

Professional Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • North Carolina Orthopaedic Society
  • Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine
  • Piedmont Orthopedic Society (Duke University Orthopedic Surgery alumni organization)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Provider Review Comments

August 14, 2018
August 10, 2018
Have always taken good care of me.
August 09, 2018
Dr.Yates, Is a wonderful doctor.
August 07, 2018
Dr.Yates is taking very good care of me.
August 02, 2018
August 01, 2018
July 28, 2018
Dr. Yates was very attentive to my concerns regarding my health issues. The initial appointment was for another issue, however, when it was the day of my appointment I had developed another issue which he addressed immediately.
July 22, 2018
Provider was very professional and caring concerning my problem.
July 21, 2018
Dr. Yates addressed my situation immediately. He assessed the issue of the broken bone in my foot and began to set up the schedule for my procedure. He showed me my x-ray and pointed out what he was going to do. He was easy to relate to as usual. Under circumstances a very good visit.
July 12, 2018
This physician has excellent knowledge, skill, and compassion! I have already recommended him to many people.
July 11, 2018
July 01, 2018
I felt very confident after a visit with Dr Yates. I felt he was very knowledgeable about my needs to correct my knee issuer.
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