The UTHealth Department of Otolaryngology is proud to announce that appointment of Zi Yang Jiang, MD, as an assistant professor. Together with Soham Roy, MD and Sancak Yuksel, Dr. Jiang will expand the pediatric otolaryngology service at Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital.
Dr. Jiang completed his fellowship in pediatric otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri. A magna cum laude biology and chemistry graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Dr. Jiang received his medical degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.
Recognized with numerous awards during his academic career, he has presented nationally and internationally and is the coauthor of articles published in peer-reviewed journals, including Otology & Neurotology, JAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, among others. His clinical and research interests include clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness in otolaryngology, pediatric neck masses and airway surgery, and fetal-neonatal health.