Jeffrey Yao, MD

Jeffrey Yao, MD
Upper Extremity Trauma Co-Chair
Hand, Wrist & Elbow Program Committee
Professor Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship
Robert A. Chase Hand and Upper Limb Center
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Stanford University Medical Center
Dr. Yao is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Stanford University. Dr Yao has clinical training and interest in the treatment of disorders of the entire upper extremity/limb, including the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. He is specifically trained in the minimally-invasive and arthroscopic treatment of common upper extremity problems including fractures, arthritis, tendon and ligament injuries, and nerve compression disorders. This minimally-invasive approach is unique and highly sought after by patients.

Dr. Yao graduated from Cornell University Medical College in 1999. His Orthopaedic Surgery residency was completed at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine / NSUH-LIJ Health System in New York in 2004, where he was voted the Surgical Intern of the Year in 2000 and the Orthopaedic Surgery Resident of the Year in 2001. He completed the Hand and Upper Extremity surgical fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and the Philadelphia Hand Center in 2005. He earned his Orthopaedic Surgery Board Certification in 2007. He learned his Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand in 2009.

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