frank-yang-200x300Dr. Yang brings almost 30 years of experience and expertise with specialties that include trauma and acute care surgery, parathyroid/thyroid surgery, laparoscopic surgery for gallbladders, hernias, intestines, dialysis access and breast cancer surgery.

Education

  • University of Chicago, BA with Honors
  • University of Chicago, MS & MD integrated program

Residency

  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

Faculty

  • UNC School of Medicine, Department of Surgery
  • Campbell University, Physician Assistant Program

Military

  • Nearly 20 years of service in Virginia Air National Guard
  • Colonel in United States Air Force providing medical care in Afghanistan, Romania, Bulgaria, Germany and Japan
  • Combat medicine educator
  • Medical Element Leader for Virginia National Guard mass casualty chemical biological nuclear radiological response force and State Air Surgeon
  • Flight Surgeon on NASA’s Space Shuttle program

Hobbies and Interests

  • Aviation (particularly military aviation innovations)
  • Martial arts
  • History and geopolitical topics

Dr. Yang has joined Surgical Associates of Richmond and serves a Trauma Medical Director for Trauma and Acute Care Surgery at Chippenham Hospital.


Offices

Levinson Heart Center
Chippenham Hospital
7101 Jahnke Road, Suite 260
Richmond, VA 23225

Hospitals

Chippenham

Phone

804.716.7758 (Appt / Clinic)

804.483.1240 (Admin / Office)