Dr. Richard Chang, MD

Dr. Richard Chang, MD

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Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o
(5)

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Dr. Richard Chang, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

Aria Health Thoracic Surgery

3998 Red Lion Rd Ste 214

Philadelphia, PA 19114
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid of Pennsylvania

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Dr. Chang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Lung Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Pulmonary Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Chang's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mitral Valve Disease
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Chang, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1995
    Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical School
    1995

Awards

Dr. Chang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chang

4.4

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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What People Say About Dr. Richard Chang, MD
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Found Dr Chang to be informative, straightforward and caring. He explained everything to us on our first meeting. The surgery went according to everything he said it would, and I was updated periodically during the procedure. His manner was top notch and professional on a personal level, never...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Regional Pref Network EPO
Regional Pref Network HMO
Regional Pref Network HMO+
Regional Pref Network POS+
Regional Pref Network PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Coventry Health Care of Delaware
Coventry Health Care of Delaware PPO
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthPartners
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid of Pennsylvania
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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