Dr. Ya Ju Chang, MD

Dr. Ya Ju Chang, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Ya Ju Chang, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Universidade Federal Do Rio De Janeiro, Centro De Ciencias Da Saude, Faculdade De Medicina in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

10 Union Sq E Frnt 3D

New York, NY 10003

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
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Gout
very high
more than 98% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

68  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Joint Drainage
  • Paracentesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Universidade Federal Do Rio De Janeiro, Centro De Ciencias Da Saude, Faculdade De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Beth Israel Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Beth Israel Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Mt Sinai Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chang

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

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I saw Dr. Chang a few years ago told me to take chemo. and steroid drugs without checking to see if i had the autoimmune problem. My WBC dropped all the way down to 0.04 and ended up in the ICU for 10 days with sepsis. The hospital contacted him about my situation and I never got a call back. He...Read More
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Nov 10, 2017
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I was in pain with my Rheumatoid Artristis and was referred to see Dr Chang few weeks back. Staffs there were polite and nice. I had the Friday 1pm appointment and it's fully booked that day, the office was packed with patients, but Dr Chang saw me right on schedule. He was very patient with me...Read More
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Lee in Bayside, NY – Aug 15, 2016
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Dr. Chang is the best doctor I ever seen. When I saw him for my arthritis, he was kindly asking me all my family history, viewing blood text report, checking my feet carefully and asking my health problems in the pass years. After Dr. Chang patiently checked all the details, he prescribed the...Read More
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Sarah in New Jersey – Jul 20, 2016
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I found them to be misleading and inefficient. When I called to make an appointment, I was assured that Dr. Chang spoke Cantonese which was not true. He was abrupt and rude to my mother. His nurse who was supposed to translate was incredibly rude as well. We decided not to go back for the follow...Read More
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Mandy in Brooklyn, NY – Apr 29, 2016
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