Dr. Stephen Yang, MD

Dr. Stephen Yang, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Stephen Yang, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

1830 E Monument St 333

Baltimore, MD 21287

Contact Information

(410) 955-5080

Insurance Accepted

  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Yang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yang performs Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Yang performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yang treats Lung Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Yang treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yang performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Yang performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Yang's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Secondary Hypertension
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Yang, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1994
    Mc Va
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    MD Anderson Cancer Ctr-U Texas
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1985
    U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1984

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Yang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yang

4.0

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Yang's Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I did not receive adequate information about my surgery--before or after. I agreed to the surgery only because I was given verbal information about my condition that I have now discovered was not accurate. Be careful what you agree to. There were often very long wait times (sometimes over an hour)...Read More
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Dr yang is amazing My husband is here today because of him.
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Locations

Johns Hopkins Hospital

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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