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Dr. Eric Chang-Tung, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Chang-Tung

Dr. Eric Chang-Tung, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, and more.


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Dr. Chang-Tung's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang-Tung treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 80% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Thrombosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang-Tung treats Thrombosis more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Chang-Tung treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang-Tung treats Vascular Disease more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Chang-Tung treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Chang-Tung's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bradycardia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Claudication
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • EKOS Ultrasound Assisted Thrombolysis of Pulmonary Embolism
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovascular Stent Grafting
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • False Aneurysm
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Interventional Bronchoscopy and-or Esophagoscopy
  • Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Laser Angioplasty
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mechanical Embolectomy
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors and Minimally Invasive Resection
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Resection for Pulmonary Neoplasia
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Stent Grafting
  • Teratoma
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Thrombolysis
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Visceral Aneurysm
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Chang-Tung, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1990
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Fellowship Hospital
1989
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1987
University Of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
1984
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Residency Hospital
1980
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Internship Hospital
1979
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1976
Stanford University Graduate School Of Engineering
1975
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1987
1984
1980
1979
1976
1975

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I love this guy, he did my surgery when I had a pericarditis, great sense of humor & is very competent ! Can't ask for more than that.
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Dr Chang Tung was my surgeon when a very large blood clot was found in my leg. He was very reassuring of the procedure and put me at ease immediately with his extensive knowledge and sense of humor. He even came back to the hospital at midnight when I was in extreme pain and ordered a CT scan. He...Read More
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Wonderful man and Doctor. He spent a lot of time explaining things to me in a way I understand. Thank you so much, you are greatly appreciated!
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