Dr. Mark Chang, MD

Dr. Mark Chang, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Mark Chang, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Dyer, IN and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

1100 Joliet St

Dyer, IN 46311

Contact Information

(219) 836-4955

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

75  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Muscle Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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32  Procedures


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Hospital SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chang's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chang to family and friends
49 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chang's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

I had fusion back surgery performed by Dr. Chang August, 2017. My surgery went extremely well due to Dr. Chang's very caring nature, excellent skills and professionalism in explaining things to my husband and me. He was very patient with me despite the numerous questions I asked. I felt...more
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Dr. Chang is an extremely talented, caring, humble and gentle Doctor. Very detailed in his explanations and thorough. I was hit from behind on May 19th, 2017 while at a four way stop. This accident has caused severe aggravation and unbearable pain. I can only say, Doctor Chang has surrounded...more
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My mother (80 y/o) had a compression fracture at L4-L5 which had her in unbearable pain. Dr. Chang performed a 1/2 hour procedure on her that left her pain-free in a short period of time. One negative is Dr. Chang tried to prescribe a hormone that would help augment bone growth, since according to...more
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Dr. Chang is great. I was having back issues that worsened over several months. I had a herinated disc that was impinging on my sciatic nerve. Dr. Chang recommended surgery. As a young, active female, the thought of having surgery was terrifying. But I trusted Dr. Chang and I have felt so much...more
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Dr. Chang operated on my spine two weeks ago. He gave me my life back. He's an award-winning surgeon [many times over] who is highly-skilled, compassionate, and dedicated. I know others who have been operated on by Dr. Chang. Like me, they think the world of him.
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