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JiaDe (Jeff) Yu, MD


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JiaDe  (Jeff) Yu, MD is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship trained pediatric dermatologist specializing in allergic contact dermatitis and occupational dermatitis in adults and children.  He is available in multiple locations including Boston, MGH-Charlestown, and MGH-Danvers.



Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Pediatric dermatology
  • Contact dermatitis (allergic)
  • Occupational dermatology
  • Dermatology (general)
  • Patch testing
  • Eczema (atopic dermatitis)
  • Genetic skin disorders
Medical Education
  • MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Board Certifications
  • Dermatology
Foreign Languages
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Charlestown: MGH Charlestown HealthCare Center
  • Danvers: The Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
Existing Patients
Patient Gateway
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - ACD
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - PBO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group
Pediatric and Adult
Provider Gender


JiaDe (Jeff) Yu, MD is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship trained pediatric dermatologist specializing in allergic contact dermatitis and occupational dermatitis in adults and children. Other clinical interests include eczema, complex inherited genetic skin conditions (genodermatoses), and the full spectrum of pediatric dermatology. He is available at multiple locations including the main dermatology clinic at 50 Staniford St., MGH-Charlestown, and MGH-Danvers.

Dr. Yu received his medical degree from the University of Virginia where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He completed a pediatrics internship at the Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, his dermatology residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin where he also served as Chief Resident, and his pediatric dermatology fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/University of Pennsylvania.

He is actively involved in the American Contact Dermatitis Society in which he serves on the Pediatric Contact Dermatitis Working Group and the Interactive Media Committee. He is also an active member of the Society of Pediatric Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance, and the American Academy of Dermatology. He has published multiple peer-reviewed journal articles in Pediatric Dermatology, Dermatitis, Pediatrics, American Journal of Dermatopathology, Journal of Cutaneous Pathology, Journal of Pediatrics, and Journal of Child Neurology

Watch my video on contact dermatitis and patch testing

Research & Publications

Research Summary

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Dermatology Associates
50 Staniford Street
2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02114-2517
Phone: 617-726-2914
Charlestown HealthCare Center
73 High Street
Charlestown, MA 02129-3026
Phone: 617-724-8155
Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
104 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA 01923-3623
Phone: 978-882-6566
Fax: 617-726-7768

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