Dr. Edward Chang, MD

Dr. Edward Chang, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 34
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Dr. Edward Chang, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Alexandria, VA. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.Read his story

6355 Walker Ln Ste 300

Alexandria, VA 22310

Contact Information

(703) 797-6981

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Elbow Injuries
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more than 63% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
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more than 57% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 32% of peers

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Dr. Chang's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chang "Dr. Edward Chang is a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in sports related injuries of the shoulder, elbow and knee. He is an attending surgeon at Inova Health System and is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in Clinical Orthopaedics at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. His clinical interests include shoulder instability, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, meniscal injuries, rotator cuff tears and elbow injuries in the overhead, or throwing, athlete. Most recently, Dr. Chang completed his clinical fellowship in sports medicine surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). While there, Dr. Chang served as an assistant team physician to the Pittsburgh Steelers, Pittsburgh Penguins, the University of Pittsburgh women's basketball and volleyball team and men's baseball team, and Duquesne University women's soccer team. Dr. Chang became interested in sports medicine during medical school, where he was first exposed to biomechanical research at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan. During this time, he realized that it was possible to combine both his passion for sports and musculoskeletal care, which led him to seek further training in Orthopaedic Surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Chang is committed to providing patients with the most current, evidence-based medical care to help them return to their sport or favorite activity. He is actively involved in both clinical and biomechanical orthopedic research as well as in medical education. He is the Director of Sports Medicine Research at Inova and is involved in the education of medical students and orthopaedic surgery residents. He has published numerous peer reviewed articles and book chapters and has presented his research nationally and internationally. "

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This content was provided by Dr. Chang "Dr. Chang is committed to providing patients with the most current, evidence-based medical care to help them return to their sport or favorite activity. "

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis

11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Rothman Inst/Thomas Jefferson U
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Upmc)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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