Dr. Christopher A. Yeung

Dr. Christopher A. Yeung

Orthopedic Surgeon at Desert Institute For Spine Care

Meet Dr. Christopher A. Yeung

Dr. Christopher Yeung is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic spine surgeon, with a special interest in minimally invasive spine surgery. Dr. Yeung's philosphy is to choose the least invasive yet most effective method to treat spine problems. Dr. Yeung graduated magna cum laude from the University of California San Diego and graduated in the top 5% of his medical school class at the University of Southern California School of Medicine.

Dr. Yeung is the team spine surgeon for the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Cincinnati Reds, and the Arizona Rattlers. He was recognized by his peers to be one of the top Phoenix spine surgeons in 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, and 2014.

Dr. Yeung is part of the team that makes up Desert Institute For Spine Care.

Directions to our primary location in

Phoenix, AZ

How Dr. Christopher A. Yeung Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Back Pain
  • Bulging Or Herniated Disc
  • Cervial Radiculopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Conditions
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fracture
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Infection
  • Spinal Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trauma


  • ALIF: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Axial Lumbar Interbody Fusion (AxiaLIF)
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Laminoplasty
  • Cervical Posterior Foraminotomy
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Discography
  • Endoscopic Discectomy
  • Endoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injections
  • Interspinous Process Decompression - X-STOP®
  • Kypholasty
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Nerve Block
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Treatments
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
  • Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Spinal Cord Stimuation
  • Spinal Fusions
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
  • XLIF: Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Accolades for Dr. Christopher A. Yeung

Professional Distinctions

  • Spine Surgery Fellowship - USC Center for Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Los Angeles, CA

Professional Affiliations

  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • International Society for the Advancement of Spine Society
  • Maricopa County Medical Society
  • Arizona Medical Association
  • Arizona Orthopedic Society

Board Certifications

  • Board certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Office Information for Dr. Christopher A. Yeung

1635 E. Myrtle Avenue
Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85020
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Additional Locations

3487 S. Mercy Road
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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8630 E. Via de Ventura
Suite 210
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
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