Dr. Eric Yang, MD

Dr. Eric Yang, MD

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44 y/o
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Dr. Eric Yang, MD is a cardiology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from MD University of Wisconsin School of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Scottsdale

13400 E Shea Blvd Ste 2B

Scottsdale, AZ 85259
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Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Yang's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yang "Interests Coronary artery disease Peripheral vascular disease Interventional cardiology Valvular heart disease "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yang "Cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeons at Mayo Clinic are part of an integrated, multidisciplinary team of doctors and health care professionals who provide individualized care for each patient. Having all this expertise in a single place, focused on you, means that you're not just getting one opinion — your care is discussed among the team, your test results are available quickly and appointments are scheduled in coordination. Specialists work together to provide exactly the care you need."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

13

Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Undergraduate Studies - Biochemistry (Honors) and Molecular Biology (Honors) University of Wisconsin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • MD University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Resident - Internal Medicine Osler Medical Service, Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Fellow - Interventional Cardiology Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • MBA University of Phoenix
    Other Education | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, 1998
  • Teaching Award Department of Internal Medicine, 2004
  • Teaching Award Department of Emergency Medicine, 2004
  • Clinical Excellence Award Mayo Clinic in Rochester, 2006
  • Top Faculty Member Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Department of Education Administration, 2016
  • Award for Research Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2005
  • Class President Medical School, University of Wisconsin, 1995
  • Top Faculty Member Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, 2015
  • Phi Beta Kappa University of Wisconsin, 1994
  • Award for Research Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, 2004
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • 12th Annual Mayo Clinic Interventional Cardiology Board Review Course Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Co-Director
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Member
  • American College of Cardiology, Member
  • Care Management Subcommittee Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Member
  • Endovascular Council Vascular Disease Specialty Council, Member
  • Interventional Cardiology Board Review Course American College of Cardiology, Co-Director
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Member
  • Sedation Subcommittee Executive Operations Team - Arizona Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees, Member
  • Space and Capital Committee Executive Operations Team - Arizona Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees, Member
  • Surgical and Procedural Committee Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Member

Dr. Yang's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yang to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Yang's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Self centered and egotistical doctor who lacks the necessary communication skills that provides for a good physician-patient relationship and optimal success. Not worthy of the Mayo reputation one comes to expect from the Rochester based facility.
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I found Dr. Yang to be very interested in making sure that I understood every aspect of the cardiac evaluation. He was personable and made a concerted effort to find out exactly what I was all about. He answered every question I asked with a well thought out, unhurried reply. I was very...more
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