About

Mr Yang is a Melbourne trained spine surgeon specialising in the care of the spine in both children and adults. His focus is purely on the spine, starting from paediatric conditions such as scoliosis, to traumatic and degenerative spinal conditions in adults. Mr Yang has completed multiple prestigious overseas fellowships in California as well as Toronto, gaining extensive exposure to the latest techniques including computer navigation spine surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery and tethering for scoliosis. Yi has recently published and presented at international meetings and journals on spinal conditions. Topics include scoliosis tethering, adult deformity and spinal cord injuries.

Qualifications

  • FaOrthA
  • FRACS
  • Dip. Anatomy
  • MBBS (Hon)

Professional Associations

  • North American Spine Society
  • Asian Pacific Spine Society
  • Canadian Spine Society
  • Royal Australian College of Surgeons

Special interests

  • Complex Spinal Surgery
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery (MIS)
  • Deformity and scoliosis surgery
  • Advanced imaging and guidance techniques for spinal surgery
  • Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar and Pelvic spinal surgery

Education and training

Research

  • Deformity correction
  • Tethering for scoliosis
  • Use of guidance in spine surgery

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Spine Surgery Victoria
501 Waverley Rd
Mount Waverley
VIC
3149

Consulting Location

Spine Surgery Victoria
159 Lennox St
Richmond
VIC
3121
Clinical institute

Neurosciences Clinical Institute

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Dr Amanda Gilligan
Director
The Institute focuses on neurology, neurosurgery and spinal surgery.
Clinical institute

Musculoskeletal Clinical Institute

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Mr Andrew Tang
Director
The Institute encompasses orthopaedics, sports and exercise medicine and rheumatology.