Eugene Yang, MD
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Bio:

Dr. Yang is medical director of the UW Medicine Eastside Specialty Center and a UW clinical associate professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiology.  He is a member of the ACC Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease Section and chair of the Hypertension Working Group.

 

Dr. Yang received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Stanford University and his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine residency and fellowships in cardiovascular disease and advanced cardiac imaging at Stanford University School of Medicine.

 

Dr. Yang has particular expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, peripheral vascular disease, congestive heart failure, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension and lipid disorders. He is especially interested in the primary and secondary prevention of heart disease through aggressive risk-factor modification and lifestyle change.  He also conducts research on new cholesterol-lowering therapies and appropriate treatment options for patients with coronary artery disease.