Dr. Edward Chan, MD

Dr. Edward Chan, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
Dr. Edward Chan, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch and specializes in thoracic surgery, lung transplant surgery, and more.

6550 Fannin St Ste 1601

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Lung Surgery
more than 74% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
more than 64% of peers
Lung Cancer
more than 61% of peers

Dr. Chan'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.

3  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Lung Transplant Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Nodule
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chan to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Chan and his staff were amazing!! Very understanding, and listens, which I have found is a rarity.
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