Dr. Arnold Chung, MD

Dr. Arnold Chung, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
Male  |  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Arnold Chung, MD is a cardiac surgery doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 41 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Chung is affiliated with MountainView Hospital.

Mountainview Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

3150 N Tenaya Way Ste 440

Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Accepted insurance

  • 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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Care Philosophy

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.
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Dr. Chung's Experience

Dr. Chung's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
  • Board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

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

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)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • 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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  • Ablation
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Atherectomy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy


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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.


  • 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 of recommending Dr. Chung to family and friends
based on 28 total reviews (14 with comments)
Dr. Chung's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (14)
in Las Vegas,NV |
My surgery along with follow up appointments, has been a great experience. The staff that I have had the pleasure of meeting, are all very professional and strive to take care of patients with great care/compassion. Dr. Chung is an outstanding doctor who strives to keep patients informed, which is done with compassion understanding.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Based on my initial meeting with Dr. Chung and his staff I feel very positive about my upcoming surgery.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Dr. Chung is the best Doctor in his field. I have been a patient since 2016 and with his guidance and help I have been able to go into remission. Thank you Dr. Chung, you are the best!!!!!!!!
in North Las Vegas, NV |
Great experience with Dr. Chung. My girlfriend developed a unique kind of lung cancer. His office staff got us in immediately for a consult. Dr. Chung was very thorough and informative, just plain awesome throughout the whole process, start to finish. His office staff is very thorough. Couldn't ask for more, highly recommend.
Las Vegas, NV |
In my 70 th year in life, Dr Chung is a blessing and a revalation. He has changed my fear for uncaring, careless doctors. Dr. Chung suffice to say personally cares for his patients, follows up with them. always for patients best interest, and welfare, even answers patients phone call....so unlikely happening this days. Dr. Chung is a gift and I trust him with my life. His staff are just as good and efficient. His office is a happy smiley place. Rare to find and feel in any doctors offices.
Henderson, NV |
Although to this point I've only had one visit to Dr. Chung, which was an initial appointment, I was impressed with his demeanor and the degree to which he explained a surgical procedure to me that I had no problem understanding. This alone was a big plus. I have another appointment with Dr. Chung in the very near future to make a surgical decision and I'm confident that appointment will be just as good as the first.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Office visit was a breeze and was able to get appointment on short notice. Office staff was efficient and attentive to our needs. They also had fresh coffee, can't remember last time that happened. I can't say enough positive about Dr. Chung. He was thorough in his analysis and I felt he was really concerned about my well being and not just trying to run up the charges, as too many doctors do nowadays. Actually look forward to seeing him again.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Dr. Chung is an exceptional surgeon and has excellent bedside manner. He truly cares about his patients and it shows in his compassion towards them. He took the time to review my medical records and give me honest options. I highly recommend him. His staff also provided me with the same level of excellent care and treatment. Thank you Dr. Chung for everything you did for me.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Very professional right on schedule, Instills confides . Tells it like it is.. Very caring! I
in Pahrump, nv |
Dr. Chung was absolutely fabulous. He has been my Doctor for over 2 years and I can say nothing but how great he and his staff have treated me. Dr. Chung performed surgery to remove a cancerous lung lobe and I see him every 6 months. I am still 100% cancer free and I feel I owe it to Dr. Chung.
in Las Vegas, NV |
There is simply no better doctor than Arnold Chung. His surgical skill and expertise is exceeded only by his extraordinary care for his patients and their families. It is no exaggeration when I say that he made a difference for me and my family; he literally saved my life.
in LV, NV |
Dr Chung saved my life! I had stage II cancer. After finishing chemo and radiation, he performed a esophagectomy (removed esophagus and part of stomach) surgery. I had no major complications. Before deciding to select him as my surgeon, my husband and I met with him a couple times. I immediately trusted him and had confidence in him! He is very personable and likable! It has been two months since my surgery and I am making excellent progress recovering from the complicated surgery! Caroline
in North Las Vegas, NV |
Absolutely nothing positive to share.
in Las Vegas, NV |
Most compassionate Doctor ever. Explains things in a way to make complicated things.understandable. Very skilled and talented.. My wife told him that she loved him after her lobectomy.
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Dr. Chung accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Managed Care PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

Hospitals where Dr. Chung has admitting privileges

MountainView Hospital
3100 N Tenaya Way
Las Vegas, NV 89128
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