YING VANG, M.D.
Dr. Vang was born in Merced, California and is the youngest of five children.
His family relocated to Catawba County when he was six years old and he has remained a North Carolinian since then.
He is married to his high school sweetheart and a local native of Catawba County.
Together they have three children and have a pet Yorkie.
They are both excited to be back in their hometown of Newton.
Dr. Vang graduated as Valedictorian from Maiden High School and then attended Wake Forest University where he earned his B.S. degree in Biology.
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 Family Medicine and loves taking care of patients of all ages including newborns, children, adolescents, adults along with geriatric patients. Management of common medical conditions that he has had extensive training in include: hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidemia. He is also competent in completing minor surgical procedures in the office. Dr. Vang has joined the staff at Catawba Valley Medical Center where he hopes to be an active member of the community. He currently serves as a Board Director for the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians. He is a member of the North Carolina Medical Society 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, photography and fishing.