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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

John W. Yang, MD


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You may also call Northwestern Memorial's Physician Referral Department at 1.877.926.4NMH(4664) to arrange a new patient appointment.
Office Phone: 312-475-1000
Office Hours:
  • Monday:8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday:8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday:8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday:8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday:8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Clinical Interests

Glaucoma Management, General Ophthalmology, Diabetic Eye Exam, Contacts, Comprehensive Eye Care, Cataract Implant Surgery

Education and Training

Medical Education:

Northwestern Univ Feinberg School of Medicine 1996


Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital 2000

Board Certification


Locations and Directions

676 N. Saint Clair
Arkes 1500
Chicago, IL 60611 312-475-1000
1535 Lake Cook Rd.
Northbrook, IL 60062 312-475-1012


At a very young age, Dr. Yang knew he wanted to become a physician. In fact, he entered the Honors Program in Medical Education at Northwestern University straight out of high school. After completing three years of undergraduate studies at Northwestern, he received his medical degree from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed his internship at the University of Illinois Hospital and Clinics and then completed his residency training in ophthalmology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Yang completed his specialty fellowship training in glaucoma at University Eye Specialists in 2001. Currently, he holds the position of Clinical Instructor at Northwestern where he enjoys teaching residents surgery and glaucoma specialty care.

Dr. Yang is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and maintains membership in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, the Chicago Ophthalmological Society, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.


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