Eric I. Chang, MD, FACS

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Fox Chase Cancer Center
333 Cottman Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19111-2497

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Eric I. Chang, MD

Surgical Oncology

Attending Surgeon,
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Assistant Professor of
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Program Director, Reconstructive Surgery

Meet other members of the
breast cancer treatment team;
the head and neck cancer team;
the melanoma treatment team;
the non-melanoma treatment team
the sarcoma treatment team.

Clinical Expertise:

Reconstructive Microvascular Surgery; Breast Reconstruction utilizing DIEP, SIEA, muscle-sparing TRAM, TRAM, SGAP, and Latissimus dorsi flaps; Head and Neck Reconstruction; Upper and Lower Extremity Reconstruction; Complex Abdominal Wall and Chest Wall Reconstruction; Complex Perineal Reconstruction; Soft Tissue Sarcoma Reconstruction; Melanoma and Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer Reconstruction; Cosmetic Surgery; Lymphedema Treatment with Vascularized Lymph Node Transfer and Lymphaticovenous Bypass (LVBP)


American Board of Surgery;
American Board of Plastic Surgery

Medical Education

BA/MD Program with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, 2002


UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ


Microsurgery, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX;
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA;
Post-Doctorate Research, Dept. of Plastic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA;
Post-Doctorate Research, Institute of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, Laboratory for Microvascular Research and Vascular Tissue Engineering, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY

Professional Societies

American College of Surgeons;
American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery;
Plastic Surgery Research Council 

Research Interests

Microvascular tissue engineering, stem cell biology, tumor cell biology, clinical outcomes research for breast reconstruction and head and neck reconstruction