Chief Medical Physicist
Before joining Philadelphia CyberKnife as the chief physicist when the center was founded in March 2006, Dr. Yang practiced as a medical physicist at the University of Miami and at the CyberKnife Center of Miami.
As one of most experienced CyberKnife physicists in the country, Dr. Yang has managed the treatment plans of more than 2,500 CyberKnife patients. Dr. Yang is certified by the American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Radiological Physics. He is a member of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, American Society of Radiation Oncology and he serves on the physics committee for the CyberKnife Society. As an adjunct clinical associate professor of Drexel University, he is active in stereotactic radiosurgery physics research and has authored and co-authored many publications on medical physics with emphasis on CyberKnife technology.