Dr. Anthony Yung was born and raised in the lower mainland and completed his doctorate in podiatric medicine (DPM) at the Rosalind Franklin Graduate medical school in Chicago in 2001. He then went on to complete a 3-year residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery and diabetic limb salvage at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where he was chief resident from 2003-2004.
Dr. Yung then entered private practice in Silverdale, Washington, where he was on staff at the Harrison Medical Center and served as co-director of the Harrison Medical Center Wound Care Center. In 2010, he was recruited to come back to Vancouver to join Burrard Podiatry with Dr. Timothy Kalla and also practice at Vancouver General Hospital.
Dr. Yung is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He specializes in foot injuries, foot surgery, and complex diabetic foot complications. Some common procedures performed in an outpatient setting include forefoot reconstruction, revisional surgery, fracture repair, joint fusions, bunion and hammer toe correction, neuroma resection, plantar fascia surgery and nerve entrapment release. He enjoys road and trail running and recently completed his first Ironman triathlon in Penticton.