Chih Chao “Justin” Yang, MD, MPH, has been named Medical Director of Manet’s new Urgent Care and Occupational Health Center, which is intended to open in the summer of 2020.

Dr. Yang’s specialties include both Internal Medicine and Occupational Medicine. Since joining Manet in 2018, Dr. Yang has focused on serving patients with chronic diseases, treating occupational injuries and providing LGBTIQA+ care.

Dr. Yang is also an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree at Peking University and his Master of Public Health degree at Harvard University. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, and a second residency and fellowship in Occupational & Environmental Medicine at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health with training at Cambridge Health Alliance, Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Yang has extensive research experience and numerous publications in cardiovascular disease prevention. Most recently, his research on the relationship between push-ups and heart disease was published in JAMA and received worldwide media attention.

Dr. Yang is fluent in Mandarin and Taiwanese. Dr. Yang is accepting new patients at our North Quincy practice location. To schedule an appointment, call 617-376-3000.