Published on November 07, 2017

Mercy Sports Medicine Welcomes New Physician

Philadelphia, Pa. (November 7, 2017) — Mercy Sports Medicine has added a new Orthopedic Specialist to its staff: Michael Y. Yang, MD.

Dr. Yang received his medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, NJ. He completed a residency with a focus on sports medicine and musculoskeletal (MSK) injuries at Chestnut Hill Family Practice in Philadelphia, Pa., where he also received a Residency Teaching Award. Dr. Yang also completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Sacred Heart/Temple, where he served as a team physician for Lehigh University and Parkland High School. Previously Dr. Yang was an attending physician with Patient First Urgent Care.

“We are pleased to bring Dr. Yang to the Mercy,” said Bill Strimel, President of Mercy Physician Network. “His experience as a fellowship-trained sports medicine physician will greatly benefit patients in receiving the personalized care they need to restore function and motion and return them to an active lifestyle.”