Jennifer H. Yang, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Residency Program Director

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Reviews

Specialties

Pediatric Urology

Urology

Surgery - Robotic

Robotic Surgery

Department

Urologic Surgery

Locations and Contact

4860 Y St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Clinic Fax

916-734-7676

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Yang specializes in providing urologic care for infants and children. Her practice involves the diagnosis and treatment of prenatal and congenital hydronephrosis, undescended testicles, hydroceles, hernias, neurogenic bladder, urinary infections and vesico-ureteral reflux. Dr. Yang's expertise also includes complex genitourinary reconstructions including hypospadias repair and management of disorders of sex development.

Division

Pediatric Urology
Fetal Care and Treatment Center

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital
Robotic Surgery Program

Undergraduate School

B.A., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA 1998

Undergraduate School

B.S., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA 1998

Medical School

M.D., University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, San Antonio TX 2002

Internship

The New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Medical College of Cornell, New York NY 2004

Residency

Urology, The New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Medical College of Cornell, New York NY 2008

Fellowship

Pediatric Urology, UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 2010

John Coleman Resident Teaching Award, 2007

Clinical Research Prize Finalist, American Academy of Pediatrics - Society of Pediatric Urology, 2006

U.S. News World Report Top-50 Pediatric Urology Program, 2012, 2014, 2015

Yiee JH, Baskin LS, Patel N, Yang JH, Disandro M. Prospective Blinded Laboratory Assessment of Prophylactic Antibiotic Compliance in a Pediatric Outpatient Setting. Journal of Urology. 2012;187(6):2176-81.

Blaschko SD, Yang JH, Baskin LS, Deng DY. Combined method of bladder neck closure and concomitant augmentation cystoplasty in the setting of refractory urinary incontinence. Urology. 2012 Apr;79(4):955-7. Epub 2012 Feb 18.

Rodriguez E Jr, Weiss DA, Yang JH, Menshenina J, Ferretti M, Cunha TJ, Barcellos D, Chan LY, Risbridger G, Cunha GR, Baskin LS. New insights on the morphology of adult mouse penis. Biol Reprod. 2011 Dec;85(6):1216-21. Epub 2011 Sep 14.

Yang JH, Menshenina J, Cunha GR, Place N, Baskin LS. Morphology of mouse external genitalia: implications for a role of estrogen in sexual dimorphism of the mouse genital tubercle. J Urol. 2010 Oct;184(4 Suppl):1604-9. Epub 2010 Aug 21.

Yang JH, Baskin LS, DiSandro M. Gender identity in disorders of sex development: review article. Urology. 2010;75(1):153-9.

Yang JH, Mitchell K, Poppas DP. Case report of granular cell tumor of the glans penis in a 9 year old male. Urology. 2008;71(3):546e1-2.

Yang JH, Poppas DP. Nerve sparing reduction clitoroplasty: analysis of clitoral sensitivity and viability. Journal of Urology. 2007;178(4 Pt 2):1598-601.

Yang JH, Donat SM. Elisabeth Pauline Pickett (1918-): Opening the door for women in urological oncology. Journal of Urology. 2007;178(5):1875-7.

Yang JH and Te AE. Saw palmetto and finasteride in the treatment of category-III prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome. Current Urology Reports. 2005;6(4):290-5.

McGowan JC, Yang JH, Plotkin RC, Grossman RI, Umile EM, Cecil KM, Bagley LJ. Magnetization transfer imaging in the detection of injury associated with mild head trauma. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2000;21(5):875-80.