Meet Dr. Yang Xia
Dr. Yang Xia (pronounced like "Shaw") proudly served as a Major in the United States Army in San Antonio, TX. He currently serves as a director of both Mohs Surgery and The Dermatology Vein Clinic at the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center.
He is a faculty member of the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX. He was deployed to Afghanistan in 2011 at Bagram Airfield where he was awarded The Bronze Star Medal for his service in the Craig Joint Theater Hospital.
Dr. Xia graduated as salutatorian at the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY. He received his medical degree from the Uniform Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD. He completed his dermatology training at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and the Bethesda Naval Hospital. His Mohs surgery fellowship was with Dr. Hugh Greenway at the Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, CA.
Not only has Dr. Xia performed more than 1,500 Mohs micrographic surgeries and 1300+ complicated wound repairs with cutaneous flaps and skin grafts, but he is also an accomplished scholar with more than 20 peer-reviewed publications.