Dr. James Z. Yang
Dr. Yang grew up in a medical family, and after working briefly in finance, realized that his true calling was in dentistry. After graduating from dental school, Dr. Yang worked at the McClellan Dental Clinic at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Sacramento, CA where he performed numerous successful dental and periodontal procedures.
Dr. Yang is trained in implants, simple periodontal surgery, endodontics, and fixed and removable prostheses. He is dedicated to the newest advancements in cosmetic dentistry and keeps up-to-date with the latest technologies.
In his free time, Dr. Yang enjoys bicycling along the American River Parkway with his wife and son. Dr. Yang has a knack for using his 3D printer to design various objects, such as chess pieces and other small trinkets. His young son, Dylan, takes after his dad’s love of building and creating items. One of their favorite pastimes is making Legos. Dr. Yang’s favorite novel is Ender’s Game and his favorite movie is Shawshank Redemption.
Dr. Yang volunteers in events that serve Sacramento and Woodland veterans. He is active in community outreach programs including Give Kids a Smile and Special Olympics Special Smiles. He is also a member of the Tzu-Chi Foundation an international humanitarian organization.
State University of New York – Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine
Columbia University – School of Engineering and Applied Science
Top Dentist by Sacramento Magazine 2012, 2014 and 2015