Division of Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases

Dr. Julie Yang, M.D.

Julie Yang, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases)

Professional Interests

 Julie Yang, MD, is the Site Director of Gastroenterology at Einstein-Weiler Hospital and the Director of Therapeutic Endoscopy. She performs advanced procedures including endoscopic ultrasound, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, endoscopic treatment for Barrett’s esophagus and early esophageal cancer, luminal stenting, complex polypectomy, as well as double-balloon enteroscopy.  Dr. Yang has experience in the evaluation and management of patients with complex benign and malignant diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. She utilizes cutting-edge endoscopic technology to diagnose, stage and treat cancer, as well as pancreatobiliary and small bowel disorders, including obscure gastrointestinal bleeding.

Previously, Dr. Yang was at Jackson Memorial Medical Center at the University of Miami, where she completed a fellowship in gastroenterology. She also completed postgraduate training in advanced enteroscopy at Lenox Hill Hospital and in interventional endoscopy at the University of Michigan.

Selected Publications

ASGE Standards of Practice Committee. Gurudu SR, Bruining DH, Yang J, et al. The role of endoscopy in the management of suspected small-bowel bleeding. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2016; June, epub.

ASGE Standards of Practice Committee. Muthusamy VR, Chandrasekhara V, Yang J, et al. The role of endoscopy in the diagnosis and treatment of cystic pancreatic neoplasms. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2016; 84: 1-9.

ASGE Standards of Practice Committee. Muthusamy VR, Chandrasekhara V, Yang J, et al. The role of endoscopy in the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory pancreatic fluid collections. . Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2016; 83: 481-488.

ASGE Technology Committee. Enestvedt, BK, Kothari S, Pannala R, Yang J, et al. Devices and techniques for ERCP in the surgically altered GI tract. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2016; 83: 1061-1075.

ASGE Standards of Practice Committee. Khashab MA, Pasha SF, Yang J, et al. The role of deep enteroscopy in the management of small-bowel disorders. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2015; 82: 600-07.

ASGE Standards of Practice Committee. Wang A, Shaukat A, Yang J, et al. Race and ethnicity considerations in GI endoscopy. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2015; 82:593-99.

ASGE Standards of Practice Committee. Shaukat A, Wang A, Yang J, et al. The role of endoscopy in dyspepsia. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2015; 82: 227-32.

Yang J, Abdel-Wahab M, Ribeiro A. EUS-guided fiducial placement after radical prostatectomy prior to targeted radiation therapy for prostate cancer recurrence. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2011;73:1302-5.

Yang J. Mastering the big talk- preparing an oral presentation. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2010; 71:1275-6.

Yang J, Abdel-Wahab M, Ribeiro A. EUS-guided fiducial placement before targeted radiation therapy in prostate cancer. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2009; 70:579-83.

Yang J, Abdel-Wahab M, Ribeiro A. EUS-guided fiducial placement prior to targeted radiation therapy in obese, prostate cancer patients as an alternative to abdominal ultrasound prostate localization: results of a single-center experience. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2009; 69:137.

Material in this section is provided by individual faculty members who are solely responsible for its accuracy and content.

Montefiore Medical Center
1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461

Tel: 866.633.8255
juyang@montefiore.org

Research Information

Click here to log in