Bo Yang, M.D., Ph.D.

Bo Yang, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Biography

Bo Yang, M.D., Ph.D., joined the Department of Cardiac Surgery at the University of Michigan in July 2011 after completing his general surgery residency at the University of Arizona and cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at Stanford University.

His clinical interests span the range of complex adult cardiac surgical procedures, including valve repair and replacement, aortic dissections and aneurysms, and coronary artery disease, as well as transplantation and mechanical circulatory support.

His current research interests focus on patient-specific tissue engineered vascular grafts or conduits utilizing induced pluripotent stem cells, as well as the mechanisms of aneurysm formation, and diastolic heart failure.