Steven Yang

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Assistant Clinical Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
School of Medicine
M.D., University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (UMMSM),, 2014
B.S., University of San Diego, 2009, Bioinformatics
University of California, Irvine
SOM - Orthopaedic Surgery
Mail Code: 5382
Irvine, CA 92697
8/1/2019 – 7/30/2020 Columbia University Medical Center, New York NY
Assistant in Clinical Orthopedic Surgery
Postdoctoral Clinical Fellow
Adult Hip & Knee Reconstruction Fellowship
Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Assistant Attending Physician
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia
Awards and Honors
2020 Current Concepts Foundation Scholarship
Awarded to attend CCJR Spring meeting.
2016 Consultant of the Year
Harbor-UCLA, PGY-2
2013 University of Miami Graduate Business Plan Competition
Semi-finalist in the graduate school business plan competition.
Yang S., Dipane M., Lu C., Schmalzried TP., McPherson EJ., (2019) Lymphocyte Transformation Testing in Painful Total Knee Arthroplasty: Little Relationship to Histopathology and Clinical Outcomes. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS), 101(3):257-264. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.18.00134.
Ouellette, E., Yang, S., Morris, J., Makowski, A. L., & Fung, W. (2014, July). Outcome study of arthroscopic decompression of the lunate in Kienböck’s Disease. In Orthopaedic Proceedings (Vol. 96,
No. SUPP_11, pp. 351-351). The British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery.
Trakhtenberg, E. F., Wang, Y., Morkin, M. I., Fernandez, S. G., Mlacker, G. M., Shechter, J. M., Liu, X., Patel, K.H., Lapins, A., Yang, S., Dombrowski, S.M., Goldberg, J.L. (2014). Regulating Set-ß's subcellular localization toggles its function between inhibiting and promoting axon growth and regeneration. Journal of Neuroscience, 34(21), 7361-7374.
Ledon, J. A., Savas, J. A., Yang, S., Franca, K., Camacho, I., & Nouri, K. (2013). Inflammatory nodules following soft tissue filler use: a review of causative agents, pathology and treatment options. American journal of clinical dermatology, 14(5), 401-411.
Yang, S., Liu, S., Wang, Y., Wan, H., Zhao, D., Li, Y., & Hu, D. Y. (2011). High blood pressure in Chinese ethnic minorities: report from rural Yunnan province. American journal of hypertension, 24(11),

Yang, S. (2009). Designing and characterizing artificial transcription factors targeting critical embryonic stem cell self-renewal and pluripotency genes in somatic cells (Doctoral dissertation, UC San

(In press) Yang, S., Neuwirth, A., Unger, T., Cooper, H.J. The Direct Anterior Approach Without Use of Traction Table. The Direct Anterior Approach to Hip Reconstruction. Slack Incorporated (2021)
Other Experience
Orthopaedic Residency Program
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 2014—2019
Graduate Programs
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
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