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Edward C Yang, MD Email Edward Yang

Orthopedics & Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Position
    • PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
    • Specialty
    • Orthopedics & Orthopedic Surgery
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West

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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 orthopaedic 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.


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Aseptic Necrosis of the Hip
  • Broken Arm / Leg / Rib
  • Bunion
  • Calcific Tendonitis Of The Shoulder
  • Calf Muscle Strain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Finger Sprain
  • Floating Shoulder
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot or Ankle Fracture
  • Forearm Fracture
  • Forearm Muscle Strain
  • Fracture
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Dislocations
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Leg Pain
  • MRI - Knee
  • MRI - Shoulder
  • Mallet Finger
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Meniscal Tear
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Musculoskeletal Sports Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal Surgery
  • Orthopedic Brace
  • Orthopedic Second Opinion
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Quadriceps Strain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Shin Splint
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fracture
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder Tendinopathy
  • Tendinopathy
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Torn Tendons / Ligaments
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trauma
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
  • X-Ray


MD, New York University

Residency, Surgery
Beth Israel Medical Center

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
Hospital for Joint Diseases