Dr. Tamara Chang, MD

Dr. Tamara Chang, MD

Pediatric Hematology & OncologyFemaleAge 40

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tamara Chang, MD is a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Specialist in Tacoma, WA. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chang to book an appointment.

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Mary Bridge Children's Health Center

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Mary Bridge Children's Health Center311 S L St Tacoma, WA 98405
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Care Philosophy

"Caring for patients and families with cancer and hematology diagnoses is what brings me the greatest joy, meaning and purpose as a physician. To me, caring for patients and families is not only about providing the mo..."

- Dr. Tamara Chang, MD

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Dr. Chang's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Acute Leukemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Acute Leukemia more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 82% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Adult
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 1
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 2
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 4
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 5
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 6
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 7
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L1
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L2
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L3
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Aggressive-Phase
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Negative
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Positive
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Lymphoma Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Lymphoma Evaluation more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Erythropoietin Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang performs Erythropoietin Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Chang performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Chang's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukemia Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Dr. Chang accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Medicare Advantage
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Community First Health Plans
Medicare
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicare
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
Medicare
Part B Primary
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PacificSource
Pacific Source
Premera Blue Cross
Medicare Advantage HMO
Private HealthCare Systems
Uniform Medical Plan
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
Medicaid
United Healthcare
US Family Health Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

About Me

Care Philosophy

Caring for patients and families with cancer and hematology diagnoses is what brings me the greatest joy, meaning and purpose as a physician. To me, caring...Read more

Biography

Tamara Chang, MD, is a pediatric hematologist/oncologist who specializes in treating leukemias, lymphomas, brain tumors, solid tumors, and blood disorders....Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Tamara Chang, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (253) 292-6774, and for other questions, call (253) 792-6630.

Is Dr. Tamara Chang, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Tamara Chang, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Chang's profile to make an appointment.

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

Dr. Chang frequently treats Acute Leukemia, Lymphoma Evaluation, and Erythropoietin Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Chang treats.

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

Dr. Chang's office is located at 311 S L St, Tacoma, WA 98405. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Tamara 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.