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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD USA
Residency - Tufts University, New England Medical Center
Boston, MA USA
Internship - State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Medical School - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD USA
- Internal Medicine
- Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
Awards & Honors
Innovations & Patents
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 11/22/2016, Dr. Yang has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.
282 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
11 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Feb 8, 2017
Team called the next day to see if there were any complications and the Dr called a few days later to communicate test results.
Reviewed on Jan 4, 2017
Dr Yang leads his team to be most inclusive with information on treatment, medications, and follow-up care
Reviewed on Dec 20, 2016
Excellent attention to details and follow up information
Reviewed on Nov 28, 2016
Reviewed on Oct 21, 2016
Dr. Yang was supportive & professional.
Reviewed on Sep 14, 2016
Dr. Yang is wonderful. Period.
Reviewed on Aug 5, 2016
Dr. Yang is very nice, answers all questions, takes his time and remembered things about me and my family showing me he was caring. He makes me feel so comfortable, I never had to worry about the procedure I came for.
Reviewed on Jun 6, 2016
Reviewed on Apr 26, 2016
very caring and knowledgeable.
Reviewed on Apr 22, 2016
top notch at every stage.
Reviewed on Mar 24, 2016
dr yang is fabulous
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