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This content was provided by Dr. Chong "Dr. Nyen Chong is board certified in general and cardiothoracic surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, as well as a diplomate of both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Prior to joining CHI Franciscan Health, Dr. Chong practiced cardiothoracic surgery at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Delaware. Dr. Chong's clinical interests include all aspects of open and minimally invasive thoracic surgery including video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy and thymectomy, and radiofrequency ablation of lung cancer. He has a special interest in foregut surgery."
Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Congenital Heart Disease
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
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Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia
Medical School | Graduated
Medical College of Ohio
Residency Hospital | Completed
University of Massachusetts Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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