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Language(s) Spoken

English; Mandarin; Cantonese

Joined Kelsey-Seybold

September 2015

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​​Professional Background 

Dr. Yang earned her medical degree from Central South University Xiangya School of Medicine in 1997. She had residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in China and at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Yang also did basic research in osteoarthritis in Germany and Canada.

Professional Associations 

Dr. Yang is a member of the Association of Academic Physiatrists and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Hobbies and Interests

Dr. Yang enjoys travel, cooking and spending time with family.

​As a rehabilitation doctor, I focus on improving patients' function and quality of life. I enjoy getting to know my patients and build up a long-term relationship through listening, discussion and education. Together, we work as a team to get them back to the activities they love.​

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Awards & Recognitions


  • Trbovich M, Yang H. " Capsaicin 8% Patch for Central and Peripheral Neuropathic Pain of Persons with Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury: Two Case Reports." Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2015 Aug;94(8):e66-72. 
  • Yang H, Trbovich M, Harrow J. “Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency After Glucocorticosteroid Administration in Acute Spinal Cord Injury: A Case Report.” J Spinal Cord Med. 2014 Jun 26.
  • Zhai B, Yang H, Mancini A, He Q, Antoniou J, Di Battista JA. “Leukotriene B(4) BLT Receptor Signaling Regulates the Level and Stability of Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) mRNA Through Restricted Activation of Ras/Raf/ERK/p42AUF1 Pathway.” J Biol Chem. 2010 Jul 30;285(31):23568-80.
  • Fan Z, Yang H, Bau B, Soder S, Aigner T. “Role of Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases and NFkappaB on IL-1Beta-induced Effects on Collagen Yype II, MMP-1 and 13 mRNA Expression in Normal Articular Human Chondrocytes.” Rheumatol Int. 2006 Aug;26(10):900-3. 
  • Fan Z, Bau B, Yang H, Soeder S, Aigner T. “Freshly Isolated Osteoarthritic Chondrocytes are Catabolically More Active than Normal Chondrocytes, but Less Responsive to Catabolic Stimulation With Interleukin-1beta.” Arthritis Rheum. 2005 Jan; 52(1):136-43. 
  • Fan Z, Bau B, Yang H, Aigner T. “IL-1Beta Induction of IL-6 and LIF in Normal Articular Human Chondrocytes Involves the ERK, p38 and NFkappaB Signaling Pathways.” Cytokine. 2004 Oct 7; 28(1):17-24. 
  • Zhou H, Yang H, Fen L. “Analysis Psycho-Social Factors with Chronic Lumbar Disc Hernia Patients (Article in Chinese).” Chinese Journal of Mental Health. 2000 Jun;14(6).
  • Yang H, Zhang C, Chen X. “Comprehensive Rehabilitation Measures for Treatment of Elbow Joint Dysfunction After Fracture (Article in Chinese).” China Rehabilitation, 2000 Jan;15(1).