Dr. Vang was born in Merced, California and is the youngest of 5 children.
His family relocated to Catawba County when he was 6 years old and he
has remained a North Carolinian since then. He is married to Meagan, his
high school sweetheart and a local native of Catawba County. Together
they have 2 children; Eben and Everly and also a pet Yorkie named Jackson.
They have recently moved back to their hometown of Newton.
Dr. Vang graduated as Valedictorian from Maiden High School in 2005 and
then attended Wake Forest University where he earned his B.S. degree in
Biology with a minor in Chemistry in 2009. After college, Dr. Vang received
his M.D. from the Brody School of Medicine at ECU and was awarded The
Golden Living Center Geriatrics Award. He and his wife then moved to Concord,
NC to complete his residency training with Cabarrus Family Medicine at
Carolinas HealthCare Systems – Northeast Hospital. He served as
Chief Resident during his final year of residency.
Dr. Vang enjoys practicing the full scope of Family Medicine with the exception
of Obstetrical Care. He enjoys taking care of patients of all ages including
newborns, children, adolescents, adults and also geriatrics. Management
of common medical conditions that he has had extensive training in includes:
hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidemia. He is also competent in completing
minor surgical procedures in the office.
Dr. Vang will be joining the staff at Catawba Valley Medicine Center where
he hopes to be an active member for the community. He is a member of NC
Medical Society, the NC Academy of Family Physicians and the American
Academy of Family Physicians. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine.
Outside of medicine, Dr. Vang enjoys spending time with his family, dog,
friends and loved ones. Special interests include tennis, hiking, and
photography with a new recent love for fishing.