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Vanessa Yium, MD's Ratings

  • Friendliness and Courtesy95.4
  • Concerns for Worries92.9
  • Likelihood of Recommending92.8
  • Confidence in Provider93.4
  • Office Staff Teamwork93.1

© Scores are based on patients surveyed by Press Ganey in 2019.

Vanessa Yium, MD

Women Partners in Health

Languages: English, Spanish

Dr. Vanessa Yium joined Women Partners in Health in 2003. Austin native, Vanessa Yium MD, joined WPIH in 2003. She currently serves on the Seton Medical Center Perinatal Council. She enjoys caring for women throughout all phases of life from adolescence, through childbearing, and into menopause. She appreciates and advocates for alternative and holistic treatments, and incorporates them into her patient care, and also uses minimally invasive surgical techniques in addition to typical surgical procedures.

Dr. Yium is fluent in Spanish which is helpful to make sure the

Austin populations she serves are heard and understood. Her caring and compassion for people is shown through in her work and dedication to her patients. Dr. Yium’s ability to be present and listen to her patients creates a comforting, holistic and exceptional patient experience. Dr. Yium earned a BA in History with highest honors at The Colorado College in Colorado Springs, CO. She attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston where she was AOA, and completed her residency at Parkland in Dallas, where she was Chief Resident.

Her education, training and background affords her the ability to care for patients with a wide variety of gynecological and obstetrical needs while providing guidance and information to allow them to understand their bodies. Outside of work, Dr. Yium enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, Luke and Sydney. She also loves running, cooking, yoga, skiing, hiking and traveling with her family.

Developing a real rapport and building meaningful relationships with patients made ObGyn the right choice for Dr. Yium.

Developing a real rapport and building meaningful relationships with patients made ObGyn the right choice for Dr. Yium.


Patient Testimonials

She is very thorough and has excellent bedside manner.

Dr. Yium has always kept me and my husband well informed of the procedures, risks, alternatives, and answers questions without making us feel like we are taking up too much time. She is very thorough and has excellent bedside manner.

-A Women Partners in Health patient

I feel so lucky to have her.

Dr. Yium is the best in so many ways – professionalism, knowledgeability, friendliness, listening skills, explanations and instructions. I feel so lucky to have her as my doctor.


Dr. Yium was fantastic!

Dr. Yium was fantastic! She was warm and immediately put me at ease on my first visit. I had a few questions, and she was able to provide me with some good options for some issues I have been dealing with. Great experience, and I have already recommended her to another friend!


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