Dr. Phillip K. Chang, MD

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Specializes in Critical Care Surgery • Male • Age 41

800 ROSE ST
Lexington, KY 40536
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Dr. Chang:

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Dr. Chang's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University of Kentucky Hospital
1000 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536

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800 ROSE ST
Lexington, KY 40536
DIVISION OF GENERAL SURGERY
DIVISION OF GENERAL SURGERY
800 Rose St Suite C224
Lexington, KY 40536
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    Dr. Chang's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Critical Care Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Surgery, 2005
    • General Surgery, 2005
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Colectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Appendicitis
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Chang

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Graduated in 1999

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Kentucky Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    U Ky Coll Med

    Fellowship Hospital

    U Ky Coll Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chang & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese, Min Nan
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Chang's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Chang

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chang to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Chang's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
    same as
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    Experience with Dr. Chang
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Chang accepting new patients?

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    Office Locations

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    800 ROSE ST
    Lexington, KY 40536
    (859) 323-6346 (Office)
    (859) 323-6840 (Fax)
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    DIVISION OF GENERAL SURGERY
    800 Rose St Suite C224
    Lexington, KY 40536
    (859) 323-6346 (Office)
    (859) 323-6840 (Fax)
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