Minyoung Jang, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery at CUMC

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (212) 305-8933

This provider sees pediatric patients

Minyoung Jang, MD

Minyoung Jang, MD is a fellowship-trained pediatric otolaryngologist at New York-Presbyterian/ Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. She treats the entire spectrum of ear, nose/sinus, and throat disorders in children of all ages. Her special interests include the management of pediatric airway and voice disorders, hearing loss, and neck masses including salivary, thyroid and vascular anomalies.

Dr. Jang received her bachelor’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and medical degree from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. During medical school, she was selected to perform translational research at the National Institutes of Health through the Medical Scholars Research Program. She subsequently completed her residency training in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Boston University’s Boston Medical Center, and her fellowship in pediatric otolaryngology at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.

Dr. Jang is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and is Board Certified in Otolaryngology. She is the author or co-author of several journal articles and textbook chapters, and regularly presents her research at national meetings. She believes that every child is unique, and enjoys working with families to provide the best possible care that is right for them. She looks forward to meeting you at either the main Columbia University Medical Campus or midtown locations.

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Areas of Expertise

  • Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Pediatric Ear Disease
  • Pediatric Ear Infection
  • Pediatric Ear Nose Throat Disorder
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric Sinus Disorders
  • Pediatric Sinusitis
  • Pediatric Sinus Surgery
  • Pediatric Tonsil and Adenoid Disease
  • Pediatric Voice Disorders

Education and Training

  • Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Residency: Boston University Medical Center
  • Residency: 2017 Boston University School Of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
  • Fellowship: 2018 Children's Hospital Of Wisconsin


  • CUMC/NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

    3959 Broadway
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-8933
  • ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

    51 West 51st Street
    New York, NY 10019
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 305-8933

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Insurance Programs

Please contact the provider's office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

  • [UHC/OXF - The Empire Plan, UHC/OXF - The Empire Plan (CD)]
  • AETNA [Aetna Signature Administrators, EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NYP Employee Plan, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Student Health]
  • Affinity Health Plan [Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Amida Care [Special Needs]
  • CIGNA [EPO, Great West (National), HMO, POS, PPO]
  • Emblem/GHI [Medicare Managed Care, PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO, Medicare Managed Care, PPO]
  • Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Leaf (Exchange), Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Local 1199 [Local 1199]
  • MagnaCare (National) [MagnaCare]
  • Medicare [Traditional Medicare]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • MVP Health Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
  • United Health Care [Columbia Employee POS, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]
  • VNSNY CHOICE SelectHealth [Medicare Managed Care, Select Health, Special Needs]
  • WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]


1. Jang, M.,Levi, J.R., and Grundfast, K.M. "The Mass in the Neck in the Pediatric Age Group".Decision Making in Otolaryngology,2nded.Ed. Alper, C.,Myers, E., and Eibling, D.Jaypee Medical Publishers, 2018.

2. Jang M,Plocienniczak MJ, Mehrazarin K, Bala W, Wong K, Levi JR. Evaluating the impact of translated written discharge instructions for patients with limited English language proficiency. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 Aug; 111:75-79.

3. Jang, M.,Basa, K., Levi, J. Risk factors for laryngeal trauma and granuloma formation in pediatric intubations. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 Apr; 107:45-52

4. Jang, M.,Rubin, S.R., Stein, D.J., and Noordzij, J.P.Randomized double blind trial of amitriptyline versus placebo in treatment of chronic laryngopharyngeal neuropathy. Am J Otolaryngol. 2017 Nov - Dec;38(6):683-687.

5. DePietro ,J.D.,Jang, M., Sjogren, E.V., Dikkers, F.G., Cohen, S.M., Noordzij, J.P. Management of chronic laryngopharyngeal neuropathy in the United States and Europe. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. (2015) 124(4):305-11.