Dr. Edwin Chang, MD

Dr. Edwin Chang, MD

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Dr. Edwin Chang, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

1099 Targee St

Staten Island, NY 10304

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  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst

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Spondylosis
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more than 82% of peers
Lumbar Spine Fracture
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more than 74% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 74% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Chang "Dr. Edwin Chang, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Staten Island, NY. He has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Chang is affiliated with Richmond University Medical Center and Staten Island University Hospital."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Ohio State University And Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Ohio State University And Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chang's Reviews

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I've had 3 back surgeries and a cervical spine surgery with Dr. Chang. I'm still walking since others said I'm not supposed to be. Grateful to him for keeping me upright.
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Staten Island, NY – Apr 19, 2018
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Where do I begin on what an mazing surgeon AND man Dr. Chang is! He’s performed my 2 back surgeries and I would never recommend ANYONE else! Unfortunately, as much as I love him, scheduling a new appointment means another surgery. However, knowing Dr Chang’s bedside manner, knowledge, time spent...Read More
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NY – Apr 09, 2018
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I've known him since he first started practicing here. we thought we were gonna lose our nephew but Dr. Chang saved him. He does every operation for my family and I. I never doubt him.
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Salvatore in Staten Island, NY – Aug 02, 2017
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He was very nice and personable
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Robert in Staten Island, NY – Aug 01, 2017
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Everything is good
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Sonia in Staten Island, NY – Jun 15, 2017
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