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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Yang is Excellent. Dr. Yang has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Yang, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Yang graduated from Stanford University. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2010, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater San Jose


Dr. Yang has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Eden Medical Center - San Leandro Hospital Campus 
  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 


  • Mandarin
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Taiwanese

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Additional Information
Dr. George Shihching Yang MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 18 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. George S. Yang practice?
Dr. George Yang has 1 office location.
Dr. George Yang practices Ophthalmology near Santa Clara, CA.
See Santa Clara Ophthalmologists.