Fangyi Zhang M.D.

 Fangyi Zhang M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Back/Spine injury, Neurological Surgery, Neurosurgery (Spine), Spine, Spine Tumors


Neurological Surgery, Neurosciences, Spine Center, Sports Spine & Orthopedic Health, UW Medicine Pituitary Program


Chinese, English


Neurological Surgery Clinic at Harborview

908 Jefferson St., 5th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Spine Center at Harborview

908 Jefferson St., 5th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 


Fangyi Zhang, M.D., is a neurosurgeon at Harborview Medical Center specializing in spine and spinal cord surgery. Dr. Zhang is also a UW associate professor of both Neurological Surgery and Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, and an adjunct associate professor of Global Health.

Dr. Zhang completed his residency training at the UW. Prior to coming to the US, he was a neurosurgeon at the Beijing Tiantan Hospital in China.

Dr. Zhang’s clinical interests include disorders and trauma of the spine. His research interests include the outcomes study of spine surgery, spinal cord blood flow regulation and acute spinal cord injury. He has published more than 40 articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals.

Univ. of Texas, HoustonTeaching Appointment2009
UW - Dept. of Neurological Surgery & Orthopedic SurgeryFellowship2006
UW - Dept. of NeurosurgeryResidencyNeurological Surgery2005
Univ. of Texas Health Science CenterResidencyNeurosurgery2003
Univ. of Texas Health Sciences CenterInternshipGeneral Surgery1999
Capital University of Medical ScienceMedical education1986


Board Certifications

American Board of Neurological SurgeryNeurological Surgery2012
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