Dr. Yatawatta came on board with Valley View Medical Center
in October 2018 and brought a bevy of experience with him to
help treat the residents of Mohave County in general surgery.
“What attracted me to Valley View was the opportunity to
continue to build a robust general surgery program.” said
Dr. Yatawatta has been a doctor for 16 years and specializes
in general, vascular and transplant/hepatobiliary surgery. Dr.
Yatawatta has worked in top hospitals, such as, University of
Miami, Loyola University and Hines Veterans Administration
hospitals in Chicago, University of Texas Medical Branch and
St. Joseph’s Hospital in Texas.
“By taking the time to get to know my patients
and educate them on their medical condition,
they are able to make decisions that are right