Orthopaedic Surgeon in Phoenix, Arizona (AZ)

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Christopher A. Yeung MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon


  • Desert Institute for Spine Care - Main Location
    1635 E. Myrtle Ave., Suite 400
    Phoenix, Arizona, 85020 - United States
    Phone: 602-944-2900
    Fax: 602-944-0064
  • Desert Institute for Spine Care - East Valley Location.
    3487 S. Mercy Road
    Gilbert, Arizona, 85297 - United States
    Phone: (602)944-2900
    Fax: (602)944-0064

About Our Practice

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Dr. Christopher Yeung is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic spine surgeon, with a special interest in minimally invasive spine surgery techniques with a philosophy of choosing the least invasive yet most effective method to treat spine problems. He has been the principal investigator in many FDA studies, including Flexicore lumbar artificial disc replacement, Cervicore cervical artificial disc replacement, and DASCOR total nucleus replacement.

Dr. Yeung graduated magna cum laude from the University of California San Diego and was elected into Phi Beta Kappa honor society. He graduated in the top 5% of his medical school class at the University of Southern California School of Medicine. He attended the University of California Irvine Medical Center for orthopedic residency. He then completed a spine surgery fellowship at the USC Center for Orthopedic Spine Surgery/Los Angeles Spine Surgery .

In addition, Dr. Yeung is the team spine surgeon for the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Los Angeles Dodgers, and the Arizona Rattlers. He was recognized by his peers to be one of the top Phoenix spine surgeons in 2009 and 2010. When not working, Dr. Yeung enjoys travel, golf, and time spent with his lovely family.

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  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Board Certified
  • Fellowship Trained
Area of Focus
  • Degenerative Spine
  • Trauma
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
Hospital Affiliations
  • Scottsdale Healthcare
  • Paradise Valley Hospital
  • Surgical Specialty Hospital of Arizona
  • Squaw Peak Surgical Facility
University Affiliations
  • University of California San Diego
  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Volunteer Associate Professor

Christopher A. Yeung MD has 2 locations.