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Yi-Zarn Wang, MD, BDS, FACS

Professor
Section of Surgical Oncology

LSU Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
1542 Tulane Ave Rm 734
New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 568-4750
Fax: (504) 568-4633

Clinic: 200 West Esplanade Ave
Suite 200
Kenner, LA 70065
Phone: Phone: (504) 464-8500 
Fax: (504) 464-8525

ywang@lsuhsc.edu

Degrees

DDS - 1980
School of Dentistry, Kaohsiung Medical College, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Rep. of China

MD - 1990
Oregon Health Sciences University School of Medicine, Portland, Oregon

Bio

Medical School:
Oregon Health Sciences University

Dental School:
Kaosiung Medical College, Taiwan 

Surgical Residency:
Washington University, St. Louis

Dental Internship and Residency:
Taiwan

Pathology Residency:
Oregon Health Sciences University

Yi-Zarn Wang, M.D.,D.D.S., F.A.C.S., is a Professor of Surgery at LSUHSC School of Medicine. First, he finished his dental training in Taiwan. He then entered the graduate program in oral/general pathology at OHSU in Portland, Oregon where he obtained his medical degree. He then went to the Barnes Hospital/ Washington University Surgical Residency Program in St. Louis, Missouri where he received world-class surgical oncology discipline under numerous renowned surgeons. He joined the faculty at LSUHSC in New Orleans in 1994. Before Hurricane Katrina, he served as Chief of General Surgery and Director of Surgical Education and ran the surgical cancer care for indigent patients in Louisiana. After Katrina, he relocated and joined the group at Ochsner Kenner to serve neuroendocrine patients from all over the country.

Clinical Interests Treatment of neuroendocrine tumors Hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery Radio frequency and Nanoknife ablation of solid tumors
Minimum invasive surgery
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