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Nghe Yang


Family physician
Self-proclaimed foodie, exercise and running enthusiast

Dr. Nghe Yang is a family doctor who provides comprehensive care to patients of all ages, specializing in preventive medicine, family planning services, chronic disease management and minor outpatient procedures. He believes in fostering a collaborative relationship with patients, emphasizing patient engagement and advocacy. He is particularly interested in men's health and integrating technology into patient care.

Yang received his medical degree from Stanford University and completed his training in UCSF's family medicine residency program at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.

Yang spent a decade working in community health, caring primarily for underserved Asian American immigrants, before joining UCSF.

  • Education

    Stanford University School of Medicine, 2002

  • Residencies

    UCSF, 2005

  • Board Certifications

    Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

  • Languages


I love my work in primary care, when those moments we hold so sacred can be shared between doctor and patient in the most honest and unfiltered way.

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    Overall Experience
    290 Ratings
    Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
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    Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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    Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
    284 Ratings
    Knew the important information about your medical history
    288 Ratings
    The provider showed respect for what you had to say
    289 Ratings
    The provider spent enough time with me
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