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Dr. Yi-Zarn Wang, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Wang

Dr. Yi-Zarn Wang, MD is a general surgery specialist in Kenner, LA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.


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Dr. Wang's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hepatectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wang performs Hepatectomy more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Wang performs this procedure more than 27% of his peers

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wang performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 23% of his peers

Dr. Wang performs this procedure more than 23% of his peers

Constipation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wang treats Constipation more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Wang treats this condition more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Wang's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yi-Zarn Wang, MD is a general surgery specialist in Kenner, LA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Chung-Hsin Meml Hosp
Residency Hospital
Washington Univ Sch Med/Barnes Hosp
Internship Hospital
1990
Oregon Health Sciences University
Medical School
1990

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Wang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wang

4.4

Based on 12 reviews

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2 Stars
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Dr. Wang is an awesome physician and a compassionate and skilled surgeon. I trusted him to perform a very delicate surgery on me in 2014. Thanks to his skill and expertise, the surgery was a success with no complications and all cancer was removed. He checked on me daily during my hospital stay and...Read More
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The information on the site for EXISTING PATIENTS is wrong! The correct and only contact right now for Dr. Wang is 985.868.2273! Someone is obviously misrepresenting him by trying to lure his existing patients away. I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Wang to anyone. He practices with the...Read More
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Dr. Wang is a wonderful doctor and fabulous surgeon! Great personality and so down to earth... My husband had liver resection in 09 and Dr Wang was always there checking on his patients.. Morning, Noon and night- even weekends! You can tell he truly loves what he does! Cares so much for zebras !!
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