Dr. Ya Ju Chang, MD

Dr. Ya Ju Chang, MD

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Dr. Ya Ju Chang, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 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

Contact Information

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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Dr. Chang's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Sjögren's Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome, Juvenile, Secondary to Autoimmune Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Rheumatoid Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chang treats Bone Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chang treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chang's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Paracentesis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ya Ju Chang, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 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.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Chang's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chang

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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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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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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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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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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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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Fidelis Care HMO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
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