Dr. Edward Chang, MD

Dr. Edward Chang, MD

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Dr. Edward Chang, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

505 PARNASSUS AVE M779

San Francisco, CA 94143

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Brain Surgery more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Brain Disorders more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Epilepsy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Epilepsy more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
  • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Dr. Chang's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Pain
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Deep Brain Stimulation
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Facial Pain
Glioma
Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
Hemifacial Spasm
Herniated Disc
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intraoperative Mapping
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lobectomy, Open
Microvascular Decompression
Myelopathy
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurostimulation
Paracentesis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiofrequency Ablation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward Chang, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

2002
Univ Of Ca
Medical School
2002

Languages

  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • English

Dr. Chang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chang

4.7

Based on 14 reviews

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1 Star
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A wonderful experience with Dr. Chang. Explanations of possibilities were provided at ease. No rushing. A pleasure to be under his care.
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DR. EDWARD CHANG IS SUPERIOR AND EXCEPTIONAL! All of the office and nursing staff are also exceptional. I could not ask for a better and more caring neuro surgeon. I was very impressed with Dr. Chang's thorough explanations and patience with my questions and concerns. He did not talk down to me...Read More
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I am not sure why I have to give at least one start for my review to be accepted. But ok I marked 1 star. Dr.Chang refused to offer me a Microvascular Decompression procedure as I have Trigeminal neuralgia and Atypical facial pain from a dental surgery that was botched. I went to a different...Read More
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Dr Chang is one of the world's top experts of surgery for seizures and epilepsy. He saved my life and I have so much to look forward to now. The entire team is fantastic!
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Dr Chang is an amazing doctor. He is really well recognized but is one of the most easy people to talk with. I felt like he really cared a lot. His whole team is great. Most importantly, my seizures have stopped and I'm getting my life back!
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