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Xiaoxi Yang, MD

  • Psychiatric Hospitalist
  • Child And Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

UnityPoint Provider

  • Hospital Affiliations:
    • St. Luke's Hospital
  • Gender: Male

About Xiaoxi Yang, MD

Medical School
  • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine: MD
  • Undergraduate Education
    • Grinnell College
Focus Areas
  • Psychiatric Hospitalist
  • Child And Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry



Why did you become a physician/provider? I became a physician because medicine provides a unique opportunity to help improve lives of others around me. 
As a provider, what is your medical philosophy? Healing is more than just medications. 
Why did you choose your specialty? Psychiatry allows me the opportunity to view patients as whole individuals, beyond the illnesses they struggle with. 
What qualities best describe the care you provide your patients? High quality, evidenced-based care. 
Being a healthcare provider, what drives/motivates you each day? I The opportunity to help patients improve their overall health and well-being.  
What is the most important thing patients should know about you and your practice? I strive to provide evidenced-based care with a patient-centered approach. 
Personal interests: Reefs, coral and marine life. 

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Early onset psychosis