Prof. Yan WANG

Prof. Dr. Yan WANG, MD



Prof. Wang Yan, MD is current Director, Professor & Supervisor of 301 Orthopaedic Hospital, The General Hospital of Chinese People’s Liberation Army.

Professional Membership:

1. President, Chinese Orthopaedic Association (COA) 2010.11 – present

2. President, Chinese Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon (CAOS) 2013

3. Chairman, World Orthopaedic Alliance (WOA) 2012.11– present

4. President, Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Society, 2012.11~present

5. President, Asia- Pacific Arthroplasty Society (APAS) 2007.09 – present

6. Founding Chairman,Arthroplasty Society In Asia (ASIA) 2012.11 – present

7. Honorary Member, Hip Society 2011-Present

8. Active Member, The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons (ABJS) 2012.05 – present

9. Deputy-Editor, Journal of Arthroplasty (JOA) 2012.07 – present

10.Honorary Chairman, Chinese Arthroplasty Society, 2012-Present

11.Honorary Chairman, Chinese Hip Society, 2013-Present

12.Active Fellow, Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) 2009.09 – present

13.Active member, North American Spine Society (NASS) 2012.09 — present

14.Deputy-Editor, SPINE Journal 2008.11 — present

15.Chairman, Chinese Spine Society, 2011-Present

16.President, Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Society (CSOS) 2012.11 – presient

17.Corresponding Member: The International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and

  Traumatology (SICOT) 2011.09 – present

18.Corresponding Fellow: The European Federation of National Associations of

   Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT) 2011.06 – present


(First author):

1.Wang Y, Zhang YG, Zhang XS, Huang P, Xiao S, Wang Z, Liu ZS, Liu BW, Lu N, Mao KY. A single posterior approach for multilevel modified vertebral column resection in adults with severe rigid congenital kyphoscoliosis: a retrospective study of 13 cases. Eur Spine J. 2008 Mar;17(3):361-72. Epub 2008 Jan 3.  [IF: 2.396 (2008)]

2.Wang Y, Zhang Y, Zhang X, Wang Z, Mao K, Chen C, Zheng G, Li G, Wood KB. Posterior-only multilevel modified vertebral column resection for extremely severe Pott’s kyphotic deformity. Eur Spine J. 2009 Oct;18(10):1436-41. Epub 2009 Jun 14. [IF: 1.956(2009)]

3.Wang Y, Lenke L. Vertebral column decancellation for the management of sharp angular spinal deformity. Eur Spine J. 2011 Oct;20(10):1703-10. Epub 2011 Mar 19. [IF: 1.965 (2011)]

4.Wang Y, Zhu SX. Transfer of a branch of the anterior interosseous nerve to the motor branch of the median nerve and ulnar nerve. Chin Med J (Engl). 1997 Mar;110(3):216-9. [IF:0.864 (2011)]

5.Wang Y, Chai W, Wang ZG, Zhou YG, Zhang GQ, Chen JY. Superelastic cage implantation: a new technique for treating osteonecrosis of the femoral head with middle-term follow-ups. J Arthroplasty. 2009 Oct;24(7):1006-14. Epub 2008 Oct 9.  [IF: 1.787 (2009)]

6.Wang Y, Zhang LH, Hu M, Liu HC, Wen WS, Xiao HX, Niu Y. Synthesis and characterization of collagen-chitosan-hydroxyapatite artificial bone matrix. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2008 Jul;86(1):244-52.  [IF:2.706 (2008)]

7.Wang Y, Chen X, Armstrong M, Li G. Survival of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells in a xenotransplantation model. J Orthop Res. 2007 Jul;25(7):926-32. [IF:2.437 (2007)]

8.Wang Y, Zheng G, Zhang X, Zhang Y, Xiao S, Wang Z. Comparative analysis between shape memory alloy-based correction and traditional correction technique in pedicle screws constructs for treating severe scoliosis. Eur Spine J. 2010 Mar;19(3):394-9. Epub 2009 Nov 10. [IF: 1.994 (2010)]

9.Wang Y, Zheng G, Zhang X, Zhang Y, Xiao S, Wang Z. Temporary use of shape memory spinal rod in the treatment of scoliosis. Eur Spine J. 2011 Jan;20(1):118-22. Epub 2010 Jul 14. [IF: 1.965 (2011)]

10.Wang Y, Zhang Y, Mao K, Zhang X, Wang Z, Zheng G, Li G, Wood KB. Transpedicular bivertebrae wedge osteotomy and discectomy in lumbar spine for severe ankylosing spondylitis. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2010 May;23(3):186-91.  [IF: 1.333 (2010)]

11.Wang Y, Hung LK, Leung PC. Bridging nerve defects with differently treated muscle grafts: assessment of microsphere technique for measurement of blood flow in rats. Chin Med J (Engl). 1997 Oct;110(10):774-7. [IF:0.864 (2011)]

12.Wang Y, Ni M, Tang PF, Li G. Novel application of HA-TCP biomaterials in distraction osteogenesis shortened the lengthening time and promoted bone consolidation. J Orthop Res. 2009 Apr;27(4):477-82. [IF: 3.112 (2009)]

13.Wang Y, Zhang LH, Hu M, Wen W, Xiao H, Niu Y. Effect of chondroitin sulfate modification on rhBMP-2 release Kinetics from collagen delivery system. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2010 Feb;92(2):693-701. [IF: 3.044 (2010)]

14.Wang Y, Wan C, Szőke G, Ryaby JT, Li G. Local injection of thrombin-related peptide (TP508) in PPF/PLGA microparticles enhanced bone formation during distraction osteogenesis. J Orthop Res. 2008 Apr;26(4):539-46. [IF:2.963 (2008)]

15.Wang Y, Wei HW, Yu TC, Cheng CK. Parametric analysis of the stress distribution on the articular cartilage and subchondral bone. Biomed Mater Eng. 2007;17(4):241-7. [IF:0.92 (2007)]

16.Wang Y, Zhuo Q, Tang P, Yang W. Surgical interventions for treating distal humeral fractures in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Jan 31;1:CD009890. [IF: 5.715 (2011)]

(Corresponding author):

17.Zhang YG, Zheng GQ, Zhang XS, Wang Y. Scoliosis model created by pedicle screw tethering in immature goats the feasibility, reliability, and complications. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Oct 1;34(21):2305-10. [IF: 2.624 (2009)]

18.Tang P, Yao Q, Zhang W, Liang Y, Zhang L, Wang Y. A study of femoral neck fracture repair using a recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 directional release system. Tissue Eng Part A. 2009 Dec;15(12):3971-8.[IF:4.582 (2009)]

19.Zhang Q, Huang M, Wang X, Xu X, Ni M, Wang Y. Negative effects of ADAMTS-7 and ADAMTS-12 on endplate cartilage differentiation. J Orthop Res. 2012 Aug;30(8):1238-43.[IF: 2.811(2011)]

20.Zhang XS, Zhang XL, Zhang YG, Wang Z, Wang Y. Modified posterior closing wedge osteotomy for the treatment of posttraumatic thoracolumbar kyphosis. J Trauma. 2011 Jul;71(1):209-16.[IF:2.478 (2011)]

21.Zhang X, Zhang X, Chen C, Zhang Y, Wang Z, Wang B, Yan W, Li M, Yuan W, Wang Y. Randomized, Controlled, Multicenter, Clinical Trial Comparing BRYAN Cervical Disc Arthroplasty with Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion in China. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Mar 15;37(6):433-8.[IF: 2.078(2011)]

22.Ni M, Cheng JT, Rui YF, Chan KM, Kuhstoss S, Ma YL, Sato M, Wang Y, Li G. Dose-Dependent Enhancement of Spinal Fusion in Rats with Teriparatide [PTH(1-34)]. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Jul 1;37(15):1275-1282. [IF: 2.078(2011)]

23.Mao K, Wang Y, Xiao S, Liu Z, Zhang Y, Zhang X, Wang Z, Lu N, Shourong Z, Xifeng Z, Geng C, Baowei L. Clinical application of computer-designed polystyrene models in complex severe spinal deformities: a pilot study. Eur Spine J. 2010 May;19(5):797-802. Epub 2010 Mar 7. [IF: 1.994 (2010)]

24.Chen C, Zhang X, Wang Y. ANTXR2 and IL-1R2 polymorphisms are not associated with ankylosing spondylitis in Chinese Han population. Rheumatol Int. 2012 Jan;32(1):15-9. Epub 2010 Jul 21. [IF:1.431 (2011)]

25.Chen C, Zhang X, Li J, Wang Y. Associations of IL-23R polymorphisms with ankylosing spondylitis in East Asian population: a new case-control study and a meta-analysis. Int J Immunogenet. 2012 Apr;39(2):126-30.[IF: 1.29(2011)]

26.Zijian Lian, Wei Chai, Lewis L. Shi, Chao Chen, Jingyi Liu,Wang Y . Analysis of PPARGC1B, RUNX3 and TBKBP1 Polymorphisms in Chinese Han Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis: A Case-Control Study. Plos One. 2013 Apr;8(4)e61527.[IF: 4.092(2011)]

27.Zhang L, Tang P, Zhang W, Xu M, Wang Y. Effect of chitosan as a dispersant on collagen-hydroxyapatite composite matrices. Tissue Eng Part C Methods. 2010 Feb;16(1):71-9. [IF:4.636 (2010)]

28.Zhang GQ, Chen JY, Chai W, Liu M, Wang Y. Comparison between computer-assisted-navigation and conventional total knee arthroplasties in patients undergoing simultaneous bilateral procedures: a randomized clinical trial. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Jul 6;93(13):1190-6. [IF:3.272 (2011)]

29.Fei J, Liu GD, Pan CJ, Chen JY, Zhou YG, Xiao SH, Wang Y, Yu HJ. Preparation, release profiles and antibacterial properties of vancomycin-loaded Ca–P coating titanium alloy plate. J Mater Sci Mater Med. 2011 Apr;22(4):989-95. Epub 2011 Mar 19.[IF:2.316 (2011)]

30.Ni M, Li G, Tang PF, Chan KM, Wang Y. rhBMP-2 not alendronate combined with HA-TCP biomaterial and distraction osteogenesis enhance bone formation. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2011 Nov;131(11):1469-76. Epub 2011 Jul 31.[IF:1.369 (2011)]

31.Zhao L, Li G, Chan KM, Wang Y, Tang PF. Comparison of multipotent differentiation potentials of primary bone marrow stromal cells and the mesenchymal stem cell line C3H10T1/2.  Calcif Tissue Int. 2009 Jan;84(1):56-64. Epub 2008 Dec 4.[IF:2.322 (2009)]

32.Cui G, Li J, Lei W, Bi L, Tang P, Liang Y, Tao S, Wang Y. The mechanical and biological properties of an injectable calcium phosphate cement-fibrin glue composite for bone regeneration. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2010 Feb;92(2):377-85. [IF:2.220 (2010)]

33.Tang PF, Li G, Wang JF, Zheng QJ, Wang Y. Development, characterization, and validation of porous carbonated hydroxyapatite bone cement. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2009 Aug;90(2):886-93. [IF:2.185 (2009)]

34.Mao K, Yang Y, Li J, Hao L, Tang P, Wang Z, Wen N, Du M, Wang J, Wang Y. Investigation of the histology and interfacial bonding between carbonated hydroxyapatite cement and bone. Biomed Mater. 2009 Aug;4(4):045003. Epub 2009 Jun 17.[IF:1.963 (2009)]

35.Tang PF, Burke G, Li G, Wang Y. Patients with long bone fracture have altered Caveolin-1 expression in their peripheral blood mononuclear cells. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2009 Sep;129(9):1287-92. Epub 2008 Nov 12.[IF:1.117 (2009)]

36.Zhang L, Tang P, Wang Y, Zhang W, Xu M, Han J, Wang Z. Comparisons of collagen gel and collagen matrix as cell growth microenvironment the physical-chemical properties. Artif Cells Blood Substit Immobil Biotechnol. 2009;37(4):166-72. Epub 2009 Jun 26.[IF: 0.939(2009)]

37.Tang P, Zhang L, Xu M, Zhang L, Wang Y. Inhibition of the Osteoclast Activity with the Application of Recombinant Murine RANK Protein. Artif Cells Blood Substit Immobil Biotechnol. 2010 Aug;38(4):169-77. [IF:0.688 (2010)]

38.Yu PF, Wang Q, Zhang X, Zhang X, Shen S, Wang Y. Development of superparamagnetic high-magnetization C18-functioanlized magnetic silica nanoparticles as sorbents for enrichment and determination of methylprednisolone in rat plasma by high performance liquid chromatography. Anal Chim Acta. 2010 Sep 23;678(1):50-5. Epub 2010 Aug 19. [IF:4.311 (2010)]

39.Yuan F, Xie Q, Wu J, Bai Y, Mao B, Dong Y, Bi W, Ji G, Tao W, Wang Y, Yuan Z. MST1 promotes apoptosis through regulating Sirt1-dependent p53 deacetylation. J Biol Chem. 2011; 286(9): 6940-6945. [IF:4.773 (2011)]

40.Jiang C, Hu F, Tai Y, Du J, Mao B, Yuan Z, Wang Y, Wei L. The tumor suppressor role of Src homology phosphotyrosine phosphatase 2 in hepatocellular carcinoma. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 2012 Apr;138(4):637-46. Epub 2012 Jan 7. [IF:2.558 (2011)]

41.Xu N, Liu H, Qu F, Fan J, Mao K, Yin Y, Liu J, Geng Z, Wang Y. Hypoxia inhibits the differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells into osteoblasts by activation of Notch signaling. Exp Mol Pathol. 2013 Feb;94(1):33-9. [IF: 2.425 (2011)]

42.Hu FK, Jiang CY, Shen J, Wang Y. Preoperative predictors for mortality following hip fracture: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Injury. 2012 Jun;43(6):676-85. Epub 2011 Jun 17. [IF: 1.975 (2011)]

43.Zhuo Q, Yang W, Chen J, Wang Y. Metabolic syndrome meets osteoarthritis. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2012 Dec;8(12):729-37. doi: 10.1038/nrrheum.2012.135. Epub 2012 Aug 21. [Review IF: 8.388(2011)]

44.Ni M, Rui YF, Tan Q, Liu Y, Xu LL, Chan KM, Wang Y, Li G. Engineered scaffold-free tendon tissue produced by tendon-derived stem cells. Biomaterials. 2013 Mar;34(8):2024-37. doi: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2012.11.046. Epub 2012 Dec 14.[IF: 7.404(2011)]

45.Fei J, Yu HJ, Pan CJ, Zhao CH, Zhou YG, Wang Y. Efficacy of a Norvancomycin-loaded, PDLLA-coated Plate in Preventing Early Infection of Rabbit Tibia Fracture. Orthopedics. 2010 May 12;33(5). doi: 10.3928/01477447-20100329-06.[IF:1.098 (2010)]



1.Orthopedic Department of Stanford University ,2013.03.28

2.Dartmouth University,2012.09.05

3.Hospital for Special Surgery ,2011

4.Massachusetts GeneralHospital/Havard Medical School,MGH/HMS,2009


1. Wang Y83rd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA 2010) Kyoto, Japan.

2. Wang Y, 83rd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA 2010) Kyoto, Japan.

3. Wang Y, Arthroplasty Society Annual Scientific Meeting (APAS 2009), Xi’an China.

4. Wang Y,11th Asia-European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Asia-EFORT) 2009, Bangkok, Thailand.

5. Zhang YG, Wang Y, Zhang XS, Wang Z, Mao K, Zheng G, Li G, Wood KB.16th International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques (IMAST), Vienna, Austria.

6. Wang Y, Orthopaedic Grand Rounds in Massachusetts General Hospital, 2009, Boston, USA

7. Wang Y, Zhang YG, Zhang XS, et al.The 17th International Meeting on Advanced Spine Techniques (IMAST) 2007.

8. Wang Y, Zhang YG, Zhang XS. The 41st Annual Meeting of Scoliosis Research Society (SRS). 2006, USA.

9. Wang Y, Zhang YG, Zhang XS, et al.2006 SRS Middle East Regional course.

10. Wang Y, Zhang YG, Zhang XS, et al.2006 SRS Middle East Regional course.

11. Wang Y, Zhang YG, Zhang XS. The 40th Annual Meeting of Scoliosis Research Society (SRS). 2005, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

12. Wang Y, et al.The 4th Scientific Meeting Asia-Pacific Arthroplasty Society, 2002, Phuket, Thailand.

13. Wang Y, Zhu SX.American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon (AAOS) 64th Annual Meeting, February 1997, San Francisco, USA

14. Wang Y, et al. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon (AAOS) 63th Annual Meeting, February 1996, Atlanta, Georgia. USA.

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