Dr. Yvette Leung


Dr. Yvette Leung is a gastroenterologist who has practiced in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and reproductive health since 2008. She is a recognized expert in IBD (pregnancy) and holds a keen interest in providing evidence-based expert advice on IBD to optimize disease management for patients throughout their pregnancy and post-partum to improve outcomes for patients. She joined the Pacific Gastroenterology team in 2016 and practices both at the clinic and at St. Paul’s hospital.

Clinical Interests

  • IBD and IBD Pregnancy


  • Medical Degree – University of Calgary
  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology – University of Calgary
  • Advanced Fellowship in IBD – University of Chicago


  • Served as Assistant Clinical Professor – University of Calgary
  • Undergraduate and Graduate medical trainees
  • Leadership Co-chair – Maternofetal Outcomes and Research Canadian Registry IBD (MORe CaRe)


  • Outcomes in endoscopy
  • Colon cancer screening