Eugene Yang, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.C., is medical director of the UW Medicine Eastside Specialty Center, and a clinical associate professor of medicine at UW Medical Center. He has expertise in diagnosing and treating coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, peripheral vascular disease, congestive heart failure, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension and lipid disorders.
Dr. Yang earned his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia. He completed his internal medicine residency and fellowships in cardiovascular disease and advanced cardiac imaging at Stanford University School of Medicine in California. He is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology.
His clinical interests include primary and secondary prevention of coronary artery disease, hypertension and lipid management, atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure and cardiac imaging. His research interests include cholesterol-lowering therapies, coronary artery disease, anticoagulant therapies, cardiovascular genomics and cardiac imaging.
When not practicing medicine, Dr. Yang relaxes with food, wine, golf, travel and classical music.