Education

Fellowship
Cardiovascular Disease, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2011
Residency
Internal Medicine, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2008
Internship
Internal Medicine, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2006
Degree
MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, 2005

Medical Board Certifications

Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008

State License

A97043
  • About Me

    About Me

    Board Certifications
    • Nuclear Cardiology, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology, 2010
    • Cardiovascular Computed Tomopgrahy, Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, 2010
    • National Board of Echocardiography, Certification Board of Echocardiography, 2012

    Links

  • Locations

    UCLA Cardiovascular Center

    (primary location)
    Address
    100 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 630
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-825-9011
    Fax
    310-825-9012
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Cardiovascular Disease
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011
    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008

    Education

    Fellowship
    Cardiovascular Disease, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2011
    Residency
    Internal Medicine, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2008
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2006
    Degree
    MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, 2005
  • Clinical Interests
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Cardiac CT Angiography
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Coronary Artery Disease
    • General Cardiology
    • Transesophageal Echocardiogram
    • Transthoracic Echocardiography
  • Research

    Research Interest

    Cardiovascular Imaging, Invasive Cardiology, Interventional Echocardiography, Cardiac Catheterization, Hemodynamics, Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Cardiooncology, Pulmonary Hypertension

    Publications

    1. Mortality Incidence and the Severity of Coronary Atherosclerosis Assessed by Computed Tomography Angiography. Matthew P. Ostrom, Ambarish Gopal, Naser Ahmadi, Khurram Nasir, Eric Yang, Ioannis Kakadiaris, Ferdinand Flores, Song S. Mao, Matthew J. Budoff. J Am Coll Cardiol 2008;52(16):1335-43.
    2. A case of acute renal failure requiring dialysis in a patient with mechanical thrombectomy induced intravascular hemolysis. Ramanath Dukkipati, Eric H. Yang, Sharon Adler, and Janine Vintch. Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 2009;5(2):112-6.
    3. Pulmonary Embolus Caused by Suttonella Indologenes Prosthetic Endocarditis in a Pulmonary Homograft. Eric H. Yang, Kimble Poon, Priya Pillutla, Matthew Budoff, Jina Chung. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2011;24:e1-3.
    4. A Superinfected Pulmonary Valve Myxoma. Eric H. Yang, Andrew A. Zadeh, Jina Chung. J Am Coll Cardiol 2010;56:2045.
    5. Increased Epicardial, Pericardial, and Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue is Associated with the Presence and Severity of Coronary Artery Calcium. Naser Ahmadi, Valid Nabavi, Eric Yang, Fereshteh Hajsadeghi, Mustapha Lakis, Ferdinand Flores, Irfan Zeb, Manzoor Bevinal, Ramin Ebrahimi, Matthew Budoff. Acad Radiol 2010;17:1518-24.
    6. Left Atrial Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma Causing Mitral Valve Obstruction. Eric H. Yang, Victor Gabrielian, Ping Ji, Bassam Omari, Joseph Thomas, Jina Chung. Circulation 2011;123(3):e11-4.
    7. Quadricuspid Aortic Valve With Sinus of Valsalva Rupture. Eric H. Yang, Milan Rawal, Priya Pillutla, J. Michael Criley. Congenit Heart Dis 2011;6:170-4.
    8. Left Main Stent Thrombosis Complicated by Eptifibatide-Induced Acute Thrombocytopenia. Eric H. Yang, Edwin Perez, Katrine A. Zhiroff, Steven Burstein. Tex Heart Inst J 2011;38(2):175-8.
    9. Bronchoalveolar Lung Carcinoma Manifesting as a Swinging Heart. Jenny Papazian, Eric H. Yang, Joseph Thomas. Tex Heart Inst J 2011;38(6):732-3.
    10. Digitalis Toxicity: A Fading But Crucial Complication to Recognize. Eric H. Yang, Sonia Shah, John M. Criley. Am J Med 2012;125(4):337-43.
    11. Acute Thrombotic Occlusion in a Coronary Aneurysmal Artery with Cerebrovascular Aneurysms. Eric H. Yang, Nikhil Kapoor, Ali Gheissari, Steven Burstein. Texas Heart Inst J 2012;39:380-3.
    12. Fibromuscular Dysplasia of the Left Anterior Descending Artery. Gentian Lluri, Tim Provias, Eric H. Yang, Michael S. Lee. J Am Coll Cardiol Intv 2012;5:e11-2.
    13. Multimodality Imaging of Mitral Perivalvular Abscess with Annular Fistula and Preserved Leaflet Function. Eric H. Yang, Charles Lanks, Sonia Shah. Echocardiography 2013;30(2):E39-43.
    14. Evaluation of Valvular Disease by Cardiac Computed Tomography Assessment. Anshu K Buttan, Eric H Yang, Matthew J Budoff, Gabriel Vorobiof. J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. 2012;6(6):381-92.
    15. Circumferential Type A Aortic Dissection and Intimal Intussusception of the Aorta Causing Severe Aortic Regurgitation and Obstruction of the Left Main Coronary Artery. Eric H Yang, Murray H Kwon, Aman Mahajan, Gopi Manthripragada, John S Child, Jonathan M Tobis, Cheri A Silverstein, Kamran Shamsa. Echocardiography. 2013;30 (3):E81-4.
    16. Aspergillus fumigatus Vegetation of a Prosthetic Aortic Root Graft with Mycotic Aneurysm and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Jared Oyama, Linda Zhou, Seema Mehta, Anna Laury, John Tsakonas, Hillel Laks, Henry M Honda, Eric H Yang. Int J Infect Dis. 2013;17(9):e773-6.
    17. Radiation Coronary Arteritis Refractory to Surgical and Percutaneous Resvascularization Culminating in Orthotopic Heart Transplantation. Richard K Cheng, Michael S Lee, Atsuko Seki, Richard J Shemin, Daniel Cruz, Gentian Lluri, George D Mitchell, Eric H Yang. Cardiovasc Pathol 2013;22(4):303-8.
    18. Noninvasive Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease. Eric H Yang, Kamran Shamsa, Magdalena Ptaszny. Hosp Med Clin 2013; 2:e305-36.
    19. Pre-operative Cardiac Variables of Diastolic Dysfunction and Clinical Outcomes in Lung Transplant Recipients. Ajay Yadlapati, Joseph P Lynch, Rajan Saggar, David Ross, John A Belperio, Stephen Weigt, Abbas Ardehali, Tristan Grogan, Eric H Yang, Jamil Aboulhosn. J Transplant 2013;2013:391620.doi: 10.1155/2013/391620.
    20. Giant Left Atrial Appendage Mimicking a Mediastinal Mass in a New Diagnosis of Atrial Septal Defect and Pulmonic Stenosis. Eric H Yang, John M Moriarty, Gentian Lluri, Jamil A Aboulhosn. Int J Cardiol. 2014; 175:e27-9. 23.
    21. Diagnosis and Management of Valvular Heart Disease. Edward Lee, Ed Ha, Eric H. Yang, Gabriel Vorobiof. Hosp Med Clin 2014;3:e305-33.
    22. A Complex Rhythm Treated Simply: Fascicular Ventricular Tachycardia. Timothy Canan, Marmar Vaseghi, Mark J Girsky, Eric H Yang. Am J Med. 2014 Jul;127(7):601-4.
    23. Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery for Left Atrial Papillary Fibroelastoma Excision. Alina Hua, Jeffrey Gordon, Richard J Shemin, Eric H Yang. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014. pii: S0022-5223(14)01119-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.06.100.
    24. Incidental Diagnosis of a Double Aortic Arch During An Acute Myocardial Infarction. Andre Akhondi, Stefan G Ruehm, Ramin Tabibiazar, Eric H Yang. Tex Heart Instit J 2014;41: http://dx.doi.org/10.14503/THIJ-13-3872
  • News & Awards

    Awards

    Super Doctors, Rising Stars 2014, 2015
    • Chief Fellow, Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
    • Fellow, American College of Cardiology