Ying Vang, MD
Dr. Vang was born in Merced, California and is the youngest of 5 children. His family relocated to Catawba County
when he was 6 years old and he has remained a North Carolinian since then. He is married to Meagan, his high school
sweetheart and a local native of Catawba County. Together they have 2 children; Eben and Everly and also a pet Yorkie named Jackson.
They have recently moved back to their hometown of Newton.
Dr. Vang graduated as Valedictorian from Maiden High School in 2005 and then attended Wake Forest University where he earned his B.S. degree
in Biology with a minor in Chemistry in 2009. After college, Dr. Vang received his M.D. from the Brody School of Medicine at ECU and
was awarded The Golden Living Center Geriatrics Award. He and his wife then moved to Concord, NC to complete his residency training
with Cabarrus Family Medicine at Carolinas HealthCare Systems – Northeast Hospital. He served as Chief Resident during his final year of residency.
Dr. Vang enjoys practicing the full scope of Family Medicine with the exception of Obstetrical Care. He enjoys taking care of patients
of all ages including newborns, children, adolescents, adults and also geriatrics. Management of common medical conditions that he has
had extensive training in includes: hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidemia. He is also competent in completing minor surgical procedures in the office.
Dr. Vang will be joining the staff at Catawba Valley Medicine Center where he hopes to be an active member for the community.
He is a member of NC Medical Society, the NC Academy of Family Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians.
He is Board Certified in Family Medicine.
Outside of medicine, Dr. Vang enjoys spending time with his family, dog, friends and loved ones. Special interests include tennis,
hiking, and photography with a new recent love for fishing.