Dawn Yan, M.D.

Dr. Yan joined Metro Anesthesia in 2011 and serves on the Marketing Committee and Peer Review Committee.

Dr. Yan graduated from the University of Kansas with a BA in human biology, and went on to attend the University of Kansas School of Medicine where she was awarded the Janet M. Glasgow-Rubin Achievement and inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She completed a surgery internship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and a Residency in Anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Following her training, Dr. Yan did a fellowship in regional anesthesia at the Hospital for Special Surgery in NYC where she learned to specialize in peripheral nerve blocks and catheters, as well as spinals/epidurals, for orthopedic surgery.

Dr. Yan is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology and licensed by the Texas Medical Board. She is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Texas Society of Anesthesiologists, Texas Medical Association, and Dallas County Medical Society.

In her free time, Dr. Yan enjoys traveling, scuba diving, snowboarding, volunteering for international missions, attending music festivals, and spending time with friends and family.