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Edward Yang

  • PROFESSOR Orthopaedics
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Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

  • MD, New York University

  • Residency, Surgery
    Beth Israel Medical Center

  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
    Hospital for Joint Diseases

Biography

    Edward Yang, MD, is Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Chief of Orthopaedics at Mount Sinai Queens. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and he completed an orthopedic surgery residency at the NYU Langone Medical Center’s Hospital for Joint Diseases. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

    Dr. Yang has been a faculty member of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai since 1989. He specializes in the  treatment of musculoskeletal injuries including fractures, dislocations, sprains, and strains, as well as total joint replacements and skeletal reconstruction of nonunion and malunion. Dr. Yang previously held the position of Regional Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at Elmhurst Hospital Center and Queens Medical Center. He has published several peer reviewed articles and is also conducting research on hip fractures.

     A fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Dr. Yang is also an active member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, the Academic Orthopaedic Society, the American Fracture Association and the Chinese American Medical Society.  He has received awards in teaching and service and is also an Honorary Police Surgeon of the City of New York.

Awards

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  • 2002 -
    Teaching Award
    Mount Sinai Podiatry Residency Program

  • 1999 -
    Teaching Award
    Mount Sinai Emergency Medicine Residency Program

  • 1996 -
    Outstanding Service Award
    Elmhurst City Hospital Center

  • 1991 -
    Doctor of the Year Award
    Mount Sinai Home Health Agency

Research

  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Fractures
  • Dislocations
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Arthritis

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Yang during 2013 and/or 2014. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Consulting:

  • Orthofix

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/faculty-resources/handbooks-and-policies/faculty-handbook. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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Address

Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens Floor 7th floor Room 23-34 30th Ave
25-10 30th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11102


Address

Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens
25-10 30th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11102


Address

23-34 30th Ave
7th Floor
Long Island City, NY 11102

Tel: 718-808-7527
Fax: 718-808-7563
Dr. Edward C. Yang

30-74 31st Street
5th Floor
Long Island City, NY 11102

Tel: 718-808-7700
Fax: 718-808-7706
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Office Hours:
  • Wednesday 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Insurance Plans
  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Shield Premier
  • Blue Shield Wrap Around
  • Blue Shield Wrap Around Plus
  • Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • Other
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • PHS/Healthnet/Guardian
  • United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
Payment Methods
  • Master Card
  • Visa

New Office

82-11 37th Avenue
4th Floor
New York, NY 11372

Tel: 718-424-0303
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New Office

168 Centre Street
3M Floor
New York, NY 10013

Tel: 212-731-3627
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Office Hours:
  • Saturday 10:00am - 3:00pm
Insurance Plans
  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Shield Premier
  • Blue Shield Wrap Around
  • Blue Shield Wrap Around Plus
  • Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Medicare
  • Other
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • PHS/Healthnet/Guardian
  • United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation