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Holly Yang, MD

  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
4077 Fifth Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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Phone Number
858-678-6574
Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center

Expertise

  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Languages

  • English

Biography

Holly Yang, MD, is a hospice and palliative medicine specialist with primary training in internal medicine. Dr. Yang strives to help patients live well by caring for the whole person.

In collaboration with other team members, she focuses on providing an extra layer of support for patients and families with consideration of their physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs, no matter the stage or prognosis of their illness. She is always looking for ways to improve care.


She enjoys teaching and her educational focus is on physician and inter-professional training in hospice and palliative medicine in the United States and internationally. She also enjoys teaching communication skills to physicians and physician trainees. In her spare time, she enjoys surfing and traveling.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2008
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2004

Medical Education

  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, MD, 2001

Residencies

  • University of Minnesota, Residency, Internal Medicine, 2005

Fellowships

  • San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine, Fellowship, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2007

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