Yi-Zarn Wang, MD_2019_6

Yi-Zarn Wang, MD, DDS, FACS (Surgical Oncology, General Surgery)

Chief of Surgical Oncology
Chair of the Neuroendocrine Tumors Treatment Center

HC/Mercer University, School of Medicine
Trident Medical Center
9221 University Building, Suite 102
Charleston, SC 29406
843-576-0700
Fax: 843-576-0701

Dr. Wang earned his dental degree from Kaohsiung Medical College in Taiwan, China, in 1980, and his medical degree from Oregon Health Sciences University School of Medicine in Portland in 1990. He completed both an internship and residency in general surgery at Washington University, St. Louis, as well as a residency in dentistry at the Air Force General Hospital in Taiwan.  He served postdoctoral fellowships in both oral pathology and general pathology at the Oregon Health Sciences University and in anatomic pathology at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Portland. Wanting to teach surgery and pathology and to participate in cancer research, Dr. Wang joined the LSU Health Sciences Center and Cancer Center in July 1994.  He later went on to Chair the Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Center at the Sammons Cancer Center, Baylor University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Wang is the first surgeon to apply lymphatic mapping to define surgical resection margins and sparing the ileocecal valve, when conditions permit, for patients with midgut carcinoid.

Dr. Wang’s practice business manager is Wanda Cammer.

Dr. Wang can also be reached at drwang4nets@gmail.com.