Yuan Shao, M.D., an internal medicine specialist, recently joined Scripps Clinic Medical Group and is based at Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines. Dr. Shao earned her medical degree at the Medical College of Soochow University, Suzhou, China, and completed her residency in internal medicine at Mount Vernon Hospital in Alexandria, VA, and a fellowship in geriatric medicine at UC San Diego Health. She now provides comprehensive care for adults, focusing on prevention, health maintenance, and management of acute and chronic conditions. She specializes in geriatric medicine, including managing complex conditions experienced by older patients such as dementia and frailty syndrome.

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