Dr. Eric G. Chang-Tung, MD

Dr. Eric G. Chang-Tung, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery | Male | 63 years old

Dallas Cardiovascular Surgical Association
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Dr. Chang-Tung specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery and practices in Plano, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bradycardia
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Claudication
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • False Aneurysm
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Disease
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Lung Cancer
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Teratoma
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Visceral Aneurysm
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

Procedures Performed

  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherectomy
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • EKOS Ultrasound Assisted Thrombolysis of Pulmonary Embolism
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Stent Grafting
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • Interventional Bronchoscopy and-or Esophagoscopy
  • Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Angioplasty
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mechanical Embolectomy
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • Mediastinal Tumors and Minimally Invasive Resection
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Resection for Pulmonary Neoplasia
  • Stent Grafting
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Venous Thrombolysis
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

    Completed in 1984

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center

    Completed in 1987

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    Stanford University

    Graduated in 1975

  • Other Education
    Stanford University Graduate School Of Engineering

    Completed in 1976

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Chang-Tung's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients