Title: Medical Researcher & Neurosurgeon
Company: Sanford Health
Location: Fargo, North Dakota, United States
Tong Yang, MD, Ph.D., Medical Researcher and Neurosurgeon at Sanford Health, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in neurosurgery.
Dr. Yang, a celebrated neurosurgeon at Sanford Health, has amassed many years of professional excellence in her field and has already made significant strides toward changing the lives of her patients with her unwavering dedication and compassionate demeanor. Specializing in pediatric neurosurgery, she is interested in a variety of areas, including brain and spinal tumors, endoscopic brain surgery, Chiari malformation, epilepsy, vascular malformations, hydrocephalus and spina bifida, among others. She strives to be a physician whom a patient will contact when a neurosurgically-related question should arise.
Commencing her career as a student at Yale University School of Medicine, where she received a Doctor of Medicine in 2006, Dr. Yang completed her residency in neurosurgery at the University of Washington and fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. She additionally holds a Doctor of Philosophy from Brandeis University. Since obtaining her medical license, she has become a diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgery.
Renowned as the only fellowship-trained pediatric neurosurgeon in North Dakota, Dr. Yang maintains affiliation with the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, where she has been elected a fellow. In recognition of her exceptional achievements, she has been highlighted in two editions of Who’s Who in America. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, baking, gardening and painting.
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