Dr. Sam Yang, MD

Dr. Sam Yang, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Sam Yang, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.

320 Lennon Ln Bldg Shasta

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
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more than 27% of peers
Retina Diseases
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more than 27% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Nearsightedness
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

5  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Ca Pacific Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Ca Pacific Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yang's Reviews

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Dr. Yang's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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