Dr. Ken Yoneda reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Yoneda is an internist who specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine. He was named Assistant Professor in Residence in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the UC Davis School of Medicine's Department of Internal Medicine in 1997 and promoted to Associate Professor in 2005. Prior to moving to Sacramento, he was Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno, Nevada. Dr. Yoneda has served as Principal Investigator on several research projects and has published a number of articles in peer-reviewed medical journals.
Education and Training
MD: Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, 1985
Residency in Internal Medicine: University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, 1985–1988
Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine: University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, 1993–1996
American Board of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Critical Care, American Board of Internal Medicine
University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Sacramento, CA:
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV, 1988–1993
Dr. Yoneda reports receiving honoraria from Pfizer.