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Sydney Yau

Sydney Yau, DPM, FACFAS

3471 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
Associate Dean of Educational Affairs, Associate Professor in the Department of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery


Undergraduate: University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Medical School: Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Podiatric Medicine and Surgery-36, Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland PA
Fellowships: Foot and Ankle Reconstruction/Sports Medicine - University Foot and Ankle Institute, Santa Monica, CA
Board Certification: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, American Board of Podiatric Medicine


Dr. Yau is a fellowship trained podiatrist who has been in practice for over 10 years. In addition, he has been actively involved in training the next generation of podiatrists at the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine since 2016. Dr. Yau also serves as the Associate Dean of Educational Affairs at the College, and on a national level is an active exam committee member with the American Board of Podiatric Medicine.

Practice Interests

Dr. Yau welcomes patients of all ages. He has a special interest in sports medicine and biomechanics, and utilizes both conservative and surgical methods in order to provide the best outcomes for his patients.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health (Medicaid HMO)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Galaxy Healthnet
  • HealthLink & Unicare
  • Humana
  • IlliniCare (Medicaid HMO)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meridian (Medicaid HMO)
  • United Healthcare