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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Christopher H. Yian, MD

Specialty
  • Otolaryngology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Address
Orange County Ear, Nose & Throat - Laguna Hills
24411 Health Center Drive
Suite 600
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Orange County Ear, Nose & Throat - Laguna Hills
24411 Health Center Drive
Suite 600
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 305-8000
Fax
(949) 305-8001
Hours
Mon - Fri 9 a.m. - 5 p.m

Secondary Office

Address
Orange County Ear, Nose & Throat - Irvine
22 Odyssey
Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone
(949) 679-9000
Fax
(949) 679-9001

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Otolaryngology
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      University of Michigan- School of Medicine
    • Internship
      Washington University / Barnes- Jewish Hospital - 1998
    • Residency
      Washington University / Barnes- Jewish Hospital
    Areas of Interest

    Otolaryngology

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr. Christopher Yian earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Michigan Integrated Premedical-Medical Program. He graduated with numerous awards including Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha medical honors society. He completed his surgical internship and residency training in Otolaryngology at Washington University in St. Louis, MO.

    By having an extensive background in research, Dr. Yian authored multiple scientific papers in his field. He was selected as a Howard Hughes Research Scholar at the National Institutes of Health and was the distinguished recipient of the Dean Lierle Research Award. His focus included sensori-neural hearing loss, facial nerve repair, and head and neck cancer.

    Dr. Yian is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery. He is fully trained in dealing with all ear, nose and throat disorders and enjoys working with patients of all ages. Community outreach has always been important to him and he actively participates in activities to educate the community on prevention and treatment of head and neck disorders. His patient care philosophy is to treat all people the same way he would like to be treated himself. His clinical interests include general adult and pediatric otolaryngology, sinus disease and head/neck cancer and endocrine surgery. Dr. Christopher Yian has been selected by his peers for inclusion in Castle Connolly Top Doctors 2017-2018.

    Dr. Yian was born in New York but grew up in Michigan. He enjoys spending his free hours with his wife and two young sons. Dr. Yian is an avid tennis player and loves hiking
    Certifications
    American Board of Otolaryngology