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Yvonne Huang, M.D.

Pulmonologist

Dr. Yvonne Huang is a pulmonary and critical care specialist and serves as the associate director of the UCSF Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program. Huang conducts research focused on understanding the nature of microbial populations that reside in disease-affected lungs and the relationships between this lung microbiome and chronic inflammatory airway diseases, such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and cystic fibrosis. Huang has been interested in investigating the links between lung microbial community composition and their influence on clinical disease presentation or response to therapies, which can vary greatly among patients with the same diseases.

Huang received her undergraduate degree from Stanford University and her medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She completed training in internal medicine at Yale, where she was recognized as a Yale/Johnson & Johnson Physician Scholar in international health.She then completed a clinical fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at UCSF. Huang completed postdoctoral research training on the lung microbiome. She joined the faculty as an assistant professor in 2011.

Clinics

Cystic Fibrosis Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0359
Phone: (415) 353-2961
Fax: (415) 353-2568

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Pulmonary Practice at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0359
Phone: (415) 353-2961
Fax: (415) 353-2568

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

  • Asthma
  • Cystic Fibrosis

More about Yvonne Huang

Education

University of Alabama School of Medicine 2001

Residencies

Yale New-Haven Medical Center 2004

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine 2008