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Yeon S. Ahn, M.D.

General Information

Yeon S. Ahn, M.D.


  • Fax: 305-243-9161


  • Hematology/Oncology - Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine


English, Korean

Clinical Areas

Hypercoagulable or thrombotic disorders
Platelet disorders
Coag, bleeding and thrombotic disorders
Bleeding disorders


  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Med-Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Med-Medical Oncology


  • Professor of Medicine

Research Interests

ITP, TTP, platelet dysfunction, antiphospolipid syndrome and other hypercoagulabe states, bleeding disorders


  • Ahn YS, Horstman LL, Ahn ER, Jy W and Jimenez JJ, Endothelial Microparticles: Biology, Function, Assay and Clinical Application [Chapter 175:1621-1636]. In: Endothelial Biomedicine (Ed. Aird WC). Univ. of Cambridge Press, Cambridge, MA, 2008
  • Jimenez JJ, Jy W, Mauro LM, Horstman LL, Bidot CJ and Ahn YS, Endothelial microparticles as vascular disease markers. In: Advances in Clinical Chemistry, Vol. 39, pp. 131-157. Elsevier Publications, Inc., San Diego, CA, 2005
  • Jy W, Horstman LL, Jimenez JJ, Minagar A and Ahn YS, Circulating cell-derived microparticles in thrombotic and inflammatory disorders [Ch. 5]. In: Inflammatory Disorders of the Nervous System (Eds. Minagar A and Alexander JS), pp. 91-102. Humana Press, Totowa, N.J., 2005.
  • Jy W, Jimenez JJ, Horstman LL and Ahn YS, Platelets, coagulation and thrombosis [Ch. 8]. In: Interventional Cardiology Secrets (Eds. Marchena Ed and Ferrara A), pp. 42-50. Elsevier Press / Hanley and Belfus, NY, London, 2003
  • Ahn YS and Horstman LL, Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura: pathophysiology and management (Education Book). Int J Hematol 76(Suppl II): 123-131, 2002.(Presented, 29th World Congress of Int Soc Hematol, Seoul, Korea; Aug.)
  • Jy W and Ahn YS, The effects of calcium channel blockers on platelets and their application in the management of vascular diseases. In: Calcium Channels: Their properties, Functions, Regulation, and Clinical Relevance (Eds. Hurwitz L, Partridge LD and Leach JK), pp. 363-375. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1991.
  • Ahn YS, Calcium channel blockers in thrombotic diseases. Adv Int Med 32: 137-154, 1987
  • Ahn YS, Promyelocytic Leukemia. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 154-. Univ. of Miami, Miami, FL, 1981.
  • Awad WW, Ahn YS and Byrnes JJ, Multiple myelomas and other disorders of immunoglobin secretory cells. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 180-, Miami, FL, 1981
  • Harrington WJ and Ahn YS, Malignant lymphomas. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 157-, Miami, FL, 1981.
  • Harrington WJ and Ahn YS, Hemorrhagic diseases – General principles and disorders of platelets. In: Fundamental and Clinical Aspects of Internal Medicine (2nd edition), pp. 220-, Miami, FL, 1981.
  • Ahn YS and Yunis AA, Antithyroid drugs and leukocytes. In: Drugs and Hematologic Reactions (Eds. Dimitrove NV and Nodine JH). Grune & Stratton, New York, NY, 1974.


Hamchoon Medical Award


1972 Fellowship
University of Miami
1970 Residency
St. Francis General Hospital
1964 Graduate
Seoul National University


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