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Dr. Dongwoo Chang, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Chang

Dr. Dongwoo Chang, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Chang accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Whole Health Colorado Front Range
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chiari's Deformity
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Chiari's Deformity more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Brain Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Brain Surgery more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 27% of his peers

Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Chang's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dongwoo Chang, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
University Fl
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Montreal Neur Inst/McGill University
Residency Hospital
1994
Temple University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1993
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
1999
1998
1994
1993

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chang

3.4

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
40%
(4)

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