Dr. Yan treats a multitude of foot and ankle pathologies including foot
and ankle reconstruction, trauma, sports medicine, diabetic foot care,
wound care, biomechanics, orthotic management and pediatric foot pathologies.
Dr. Yan’s treatment philosophy is to start conservatively and implement
surgery only when necessary.
She believes that education is important and spends time explaining pathology
and treatment options to her patients. Dr. Yan believes in working as
a team with her patients to alleviate their pain and to promote foot and
ankle heath. She understands that patients have circumstances that can
impede healing and works with her patients to devise individualized treatment
plans. Being a female and avid lover of shoes, Dr. Yan has knowledge of
shoe designs and has shoe recommendations for specific foot types and
In her spare time, Dr. Yan enjoys yoga, weightlifting, baking, traveling,
trying local restaurants and spending quality time with her family.