Education

Fellowship
Endocrine Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, 2005
Residency
Surgery, UCSF Department of Surgery, 2004
Internship
Surgery, UCSF Department of Surgery, 1998
Degree
MD, Harvard Medical School, 1997

Medical Board Certifications

Surgery
American Board of Surgery, 2006

State License

A67321
  • About Me

    About Me

    Dr. Michael W. Yeh established the UCLA Endocrine Surgery Program in 2006. Under his leadership, the Program has gained national and international recognition for clinical excellence in the management of complex endocrine diseases.

    After pursuing his studies at Stanford University and Harvard Medical School, Dr. Yeh trained in general surgery at UC San Francisco. He then completed the prestigious T.S. Reeve International Fellowship in endocrine surgery at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, Australia.

    Dr. Yeh is an expert in minimally invasive parathyroid surgery, thyroid cancer, and adrenal tumors, including
    pheochromocytoma and adrenocortical carcinoma. He has published more than 100 scholarly articles and book chapters on these topics.

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  • Locations

    UCLA General Surgery

    (primary location)
    Address
    200 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 214
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-206-0585
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Surgery
    American Board of Surgery, 2006

    Education

    Fellowship
    Endocrine Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, 2005
    Residency
    Surgery, UCSF Department of Surgery, 2004
    Internship
    Surgery, UCSF Department of Surgery, 1998
    Degree
    MD, Harvard Medical School, 1997
  • Clinical Interests
    • Adrenal Cancer
    • Adrenal Glands Tumor (Benign)
    • Endocrine Surgery (Adrenal, Thyroid, Parathyroid)
    • Parathyroid Cancer
    • Parathyroid Tumor (Benign)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Tumor (Benign)
  • Research

    Research Interest

    • Thyroid cancer
    • Hyperparathyroidism and fracture risk
    • Adrenal tumors
    • Value-based health care delivery

    Publications

  • News & Awards

    Awards

    • President's Award for Academic Excellence, Stanford University
    • Hartford Foundation Scholarship, American Geriatrics Society
    • Initiation speaker and member, Phi Beta Kappa, Stanford University
    • Haile T. Debas teaching award, given by the UCSF Department of Surgery
    • Housestaff teaching award, UCSF Medical School
    • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons best paper in endocrine surgery
    • UCLA Dept of Surgery Golden Scalpel teaching award
    • Best Doctors in America
    • American Association of Endocrine Surgeons best poster award
    • UCLA Medical School Alpha Omega Alpha faculty inductee
    • UCLA Health System Teaching Humanism Award
  • Videos