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Edward C. 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

    Dr. Yang is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery with Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is currently Chief of Orthopaedics at Mount Sinai Queens Hospital. He assumed this position in 2013. A graduate of the New York University School of Medicine in 1982, he completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the NYU - Hospital for Joint Diseases-Orthopaedic Institute in New York City in 1987.  In 1990, he was appointed Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at Elmhurst Hospital Center.  In 2009 he was made Regional Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at Elmhurst and Queens Medical Centers.  He presently maintains that position in addition to his orthopaedic practice at Elmhurst Hospital and his downtown office.

    He has been a member of the Mount Sinai faculty since 1989 and his practice includes the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries (fractures, dislocations, sprains and strains). He also specializes in total joint replacement and skeletal reconstruction (nonunions and malunions). He has published many peer reviewed articles in these areas.

    He is board certified and recertified twice by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

    Dr. Yang is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is an active member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Academic Orthopaedic Society, American Fracture Association and Chinese American Medical Society.  He is an Honorary Police Surgeon for the New York Police Dept.

     

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 2012 and/or 2013. 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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  • 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