Dr. Joan Chang, MD

Geriatric MedicineFemaleAge 53

Dr. Chang

Sleep Disorder Ctr of Wny

3 Gates Cir Buffalo, NY 14209

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(716) 923-7326

Dr. Joan Chang, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Buffalo, NY and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1999. She is affiliated with medical facilities Ascension St. Vincent Fishers and Ascension St. Vincent Hospital - Indianapolis. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chang to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Chang's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Difficulty With Walking
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Difficulty With Walking more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Muscle Weakness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Muscle Weakness more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Gait Abnormality more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait

Dr. Chang's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bronchitis
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Swine Flu
  • Throat Pain
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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Gold Blue Access-IN PPO
Gold Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Gold HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
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HealthSync (Select Network)-IN
HealthSync Options-IN POS
HealthSync-IN
HealthSync-IN HMO
HealthSync-IN POS
Healthy Indiana Plan PPO
Lumenos Plans-IN
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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Pathway-IN HMO-POS
Platinum Blue Access-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO Plus
Silver Blue Access-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Silver HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
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Dr. Chang's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joan Chang, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Buffalo, NY and has over 22 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Philadelphia...Read more

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

Education

1999
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Joan Chang, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Chang frequently treats Difficulty With Walking, Muscle Weakness, and Gait Abnormality. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Chang treats.

Where is Dr. Joan Chang, MD's office located?

Dr. Chang's office is located at 3 Gates Cir, Buffalo, NY 14209. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Joan Chang, MD speak?

Dr. Chang speaks Chinese, Mandarin and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Joan Chang, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Chang has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Sleep Disorder Ctr of Wny

Sleep Disorder Ctr of Wny3 Gates Cir Buffalo, NY 14209
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Chang is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Ascension St. Vincent Fishers

Fishers, IN

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

Ascension St. Vincent Hospital - Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received