Danny Yang, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Hospital Medicine.

Originally from Houston, Texas, Dr. Yang holds a bachelor's degree with highest honors in biology from the University of Texas at Austin. He earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, where he graduated with honors. He completed internal medicine residency training at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Dr. Yang joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2019.

Personal Note

Other interests include traveling, movies, and hiking.


Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine (2016)
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2017), Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2019), Internal Medicine

Research Interest

  • General Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary & Critical Care


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Utility of Blood Cultures in Pneumonia.
Zhang D, Yang D, Makam AN, Am. J. Med. 2019 Apr
Fungal Sensitization Is Associated with Increased Risk of Life-Threatening Asthma.
Medrek SK, Kao CC, Yang DH, Hanania NA, Parulekar AD, J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2017 Jul - Aug 5 4 1025-1031.e2

Honors & Awards

  • Elwood Jones Award for Outstanding Senior Resident
    UT Southwestern (2019)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    Baylor College of Medicine (2016)
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society
    Baylor College of Medicine (2016)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians (2016)