Dr. Arnold Chung, MD

Dr. Arnold Chung, MD

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Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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42 y/o
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Dr. Arnold Chung, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery, cardiovascular surgery, and more.Read his story

Mountainview Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

3150 N Tenaya Way Ste 440

Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chung performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
very high
more than 97% of peers
Pericardial Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Chung's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Chung's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chung "Dr. Arnold D. Chung completed his cardiothoracic training at University of North Carolina, then performed an additional year in thoracic surgery at Cedars Sinai Medical Center with Dr. Robert McKenna, training in video assisted (VATS) techniques for treating lung cancer, and esophageal disease."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chung "The Cardiac Surgery Program at MountainView Hospital is focused on maximizing continuity of care by providing an individualized, unique patient experience. As a primary care physician, you know your patients better than anyone else. Therefore, it is our mission to involve you in their inpatient care at every step along the way. From the Operating Room to the dedicated Cardiac ICU and Progressive Care Unit (PCU), our cardiac nurses are specially trained and have successfully completed a rigorous course that includes several proctored cases. In addition, we offer increased staffing in both the Cardiac ICU and PCU."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Fletcher Allen Health Care
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Fletcher Allen Health Care
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of North Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chung's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chung

4.7

Based on 53 reviews

5 Stars
90.56603773584905%
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4 Stars
1.8867924528301887%
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1 Star
7.547169811320755%
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Dr. Chung is the Dr. to have, if you need cardiac or thoracic surgery! He, and his team, made surgery as stress free as possible. He's a very caring Dr., and I highly recommend him. Thank you, Dr. Chung! It's so great to be able to breathe again!
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Diane Weist in Las Vegas, NV – Jul 22, 2018
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Our experience with Dr Chung and his Staff was amazing. When you or a Family member is in need of the services and care that is provided at this this practice, you will not be disappointed in any way. The quality of care and compassion is way above and beyond any norms. We have a co-worker that...Read More
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LaMont Beynon in NV – Jul 13, 2018
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I was out visiting family and had to have emengercy open heart surgery Dr. Chung was super and his staff was great.
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Tom P in New York , NY – Jun 27, 2018
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DR Chung is truly one of the best DR I have. I have Lung cancer and he performed a pie section and I know he is the best. He was recommend by another good DR I have and I am truly blessed to know him.
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Sandra West in Las Vegas , NV – Jun 13, 2018
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Dr. Chung has been my lung surgeon since October 13, 2016, when he removed a cancerous lung tumor. He explained everything he was going to do in great detail and he created a great deal of confidence for me. I would encourage anyone who has been diagnosed with lung cancer to visit him to see if...Read More
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Randy Sanders in North Las Vegas, NV – Jun 13, 2018
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