Dr. Steven Chang, MD

Dr. Steven Chang, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Steven Chang, MD is a general surgery specialist in Laguna Beach, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from New York U, School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

31862 Coast Hwy Ste 201

Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Abdominal Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Ventral Hernia
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Ventral Hernia more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Chang's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paracentesis
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Steven Chang, MD is a general surgery specialist in Laguna Beach, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from New York U, School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Thomas Jefferson U
Residency Hospital
1994
Thomas Jefferson U
Internship Hospital
1993
New York U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1998
1994
1993

Awards

Dr. Chang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chang

4.3

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
78.57142857142857%
(11)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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I was in so much pain and right before emergency surgery saw Dr. Chang. Surrounded by nurses I exclaimed man he’s cute. Extremely caring compassionate and just made me completely trust him. All I can do is cry when I called his staff and they were just off the charts helping me navigate the medical...Read More
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