Stephen Yang, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins Hospital

StephenClydeYangMD, FACS, MAMSE

Thoracic Surgery Baltimore, MD

Adult General Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Cardiovascular Surgery

Professor of Surgery, Professor of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Associate Vice Chair for Faculty Development, Department of Surgery; The Arthur B. and Patricia B. Modell Endowed Chair in Thoracic Surgery. Examination and MOC Chair, SESATS XII Editor-in-Chief, American Board of Thoracic Surgery

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Summary

  • Dr. Stephen Yang is a general thoracic surgeon in Baltimore, MD and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Johns Hopkins Hospital and Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and has been in practice 27 years. He specializes in adult general thoracic surgery, minimally invasive/robotic thoracic surgery, thoracic surgical oncology, and cardiovascular surgery and is experienced in esophageal cancer, mesothelioma, lung cancer, chest wall tumors, and pectus repair. As a surgical educator, he is the Examination and MOC Chair for the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, and sits on the Thoracic Surgery Residency Review Committee of the ACGME. He also is the Chair of the Committee on Medical Student Education for the American College of Surgeons. He was recently elected as a Member of the Academy of Master Surgical Educators for the American College of Surgeons.

Education & Training

  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    Virginia Commonwealth University Health SystemFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1992 - 1994
  • University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston
    University of Texas Health Science Center - HoustonResidency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1992
  • University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1987 - 1990
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of MedicineClass of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1994 - 2021
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1989 - 1994
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Member, Academy of Master Surgical Educators American College of Surgeons, 2020
  • AOA 2020
  • Director American Board of Thoracic Surgery
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Committees

  • Deputy Chair, Examination Chair, American Board of Thoracic Surgery 2020 - Present
  • Chair, Committee on Medical Student Education, American College of Surgeons 2019 - Present
  • Chair, Maintenance of Certification, American Board of Thoracic Surgery 2018 - Present
  • Editor-in-Chief, SESATS XIII Review, American Board of Thoracic Surgery 2018 - Present
  • Chair, Faculty Development, Thoracic Surgery Directors Association 2017 - Present
  • Director, American Board of Thoracic Surgery 2014 - Present

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