Jason J. Chang M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery School of Medicine

Accepting new patients

4.6 out of 5 (254 Ratings, 70 Comments)

Expertise

  • Neurological Surgery

Special focus on

  • Neurological Spinal Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Spine

Education

  • B.S., Emory University, Atlanta Georgia 2002
  • M.D., University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington Kentucky 2007
  • Residency:

    • Neurological surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash., 2014
  • Fellowship:

    • Spine neurosurgery, Washington University in St. Louis, 2015

Biography

Dr. Chang specializes in neurosurgery of the brain and spine. He has advanced surgical training treating complex spine problems. He understands the stress and challenges facing the possibility of surgery and aims to help patients achieve a peace of mind in understanding their problem. He takes pride in guiding patients through surgery toward their fullest potential recovery.

In his spare time, Dr. Chang enjoys spending time with his family outdoors, hiking, and camping. His hobbies include cooking, reading, and high fidelity audio. He has dreams of becoming a good fisherman.

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Languages

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Taiwanese

Memberships and associations

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Patient Ratings

4.6 out of 5 (254 Ratings, 70 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • Jan 20, 2019

    He was very friendly and helpful.he new what my problem was and fixed it

  • Jan 15, 2019

    Love love love Dr Chang. He will listen to all your questions and concerns. I appreciate that he is direct with presenting the issues and treatment options, in addition to being very conservative in regard to surgery.

  • Jan 15, 2019

    The doctor was very nice. Very pleasant to deal with, but not helpful to me.

  • Dec 29, 2018

    Entire process was great. Staff was amazing.

  • Dec 28, 2018

    Great outcome!

  • Dec 20, 2018

    I have been very very very pleased with Jason Chang. He informed me totally at what is going on with my body and my needs, and my questions answers to the up most of his ability and perfectly for me. I would recommend him to anyone who needs a neural surgeon. Jason Chang is the top of my list.

  • Dec 12, 2018

    Very worth while visit very professional doctor Mr Doctor Chang is excellent

  • Dec 11, 2018

    Everything went well, Thankful

  • Dec 10, 2018

    I thought the doctor was very knowledgeable, very excellent, answered all my questions and I'd see him more.

  • Dec 05, 2018

    He is an excellent doctor and I am confident of his expertise.

  • Dec 05, 2018

    I was very impressed with Dr. Chang. I would definitely recommend him to any other patient and I would go back to him if it would be deemed necessary. Thank you so much.

  • Dec 03, 2018

    I found Dr. Chang to be very knowledgeable, compassionate, and caring gentleman who certainly knows his field.

  • Dec 02, 2018

    Dr. Chang has very good bed side manner he came in explained absolutely everything to me. He was very positive about surgery and was very optimistic about the outcome of which has convinced me to do it. While he shared all the risks he was he seems really caring and really interested in me as a patient and my reaction to everything and I really appreciated that I would definitely definitely recommend him in the future. Thank you.

  • Nov 30, 2018

    Very good at answering your question and compassionate.

  • Nov 30, 2018

    Dr Chang made me feel very comfortable. He was polite and when I mentioned my hearing loss, he took the time to talk clear and made it easy for me to understand everything to come. Very professional and personable surgeon.

  • Nov 28, 2018

    Straight forward, conservative surgeon.

  • Nov 21, 2018

    Dr Chang was nice and answered all my questions. I didn't feel rushed. He did use an honorific for me that doesn't match my gender identity (Mr. Please just use my first name).

  • Nov 20, 2018

    They all do great. Everything is great up there. Bye.

  • Nov 19, 2018

    This is [Name]'s sister, and I took him to visit with Dr. Chang, and he was a wonderful person and truly appreciate him the way he treated my brother and everything. Thank you.

  • Nov 18, 2018

    He does great surgery work and you can tell he cares about his patients and he explains well what's going on with your body and he listens well what his patients says and he's good at answering questions. He's a good surgeon and if I have to have surgery again I hope he will be my surgeon.

  • Nov 15, 2018

    Dr. Chang was very personable, easy to talk with and honest about condition and path forward.

  • Nov 14, 2018

    I am very pleased thus far with my service from dr chang and hope for a speedy recovery

  • Nov 10, 2018

    This doctor took his time to answer all of my questions and concerns . He was honest and sincere and really did a great job explaining his opinion regarding my care.

  • Nov 08, 2018

    Thorough.

  • Nov 07, 2018

    It was really nice visit jason excepted every good and made me feel good and extplaned everything good.

  • Nov 07, 2018

    Impressed with staff: knowledgeable, attentive, on-ball

  • Nov 06, 2018

    Wonderful doctor who listened and told me exactly what to expect with my care.

  • Oct 24, 2018

    Always good

  • Oct 21, 2018

    I was very happy with my experience. Dr Chang explained everything in a way I understood and I felt he was giving me the best possible information to make care decisions.

  • Oct 18, 2018

    Dr. Jason Chang is very pleasant, very attentive, and explains things very well. And he also make sure that all of the questions you have are addressed and answered.

  • Oct 12, 2018

    Dr Chang was nice, and explained everything so I could understand it.

  • Oct 12, 2018

    very good appointment

  • Oct 06, 2018

    The provider had explained everthing he was going to do for me.

  • Oct 06, 2018

    Dr. Chang is the best. He explained the procedure very well and I was comfortable with him.I felt he really cared about me and my husband.

  • Oct 04, 2018

    Satisfactory

  • Oct 02, 2018

    He was very friendly but professional. He answered all my questions explained everything in simple terms. I liked him very much and would recommend him to any of my friends.

  • Sep 20, 2018

    Kind, clear and considerate.

  • Sep 10, 2018

    Dr. Chag was great. We have a start and a plan.

  • Aug 29, 2018

    Dr. Chang was easy to understand as far as my condition is concerned. I appreciated his candor and explanation of what symptoms would warrant surgery.He gave me a copy of the area of my spine the MRI was focused on and used that as a platform for making a distinction between what he could do to improve things and what he was not certain about the improvement I was seeking.

  • Aug 27, 2018

    My husband and I really liked Dr. Chang's realistic view of my condition. He didn't want to raise my hopes. I feel we are making progress with my health getting a leg brace will help me stop falling. Thank you to all the people who helped me today.

  • Aug 23, 2018

    This provider took time with my husband, which we are grateful for, did a great job of detailed explaining things, was sympathetic to my husband's needs and overall, one of the best doctors I think we've seen in a long time.

  • Aug 23, 2018

    Dr. Chang was very thorough, he didn't rush, he explained everything so that I could easily understand. I would recommend him highly.

  • Aug 21, 2018

    I thought Jason Chang was very professional. He was very kind. He listened very well and asked me a lot of questions and I appreciated the way I was treated. Thank you.

  • Aug 21, 2018

    It was great.loved my Dr.he was very helpful

  • Aug 18, 2018

    Dr. Jason Chang, was wonderful, spent all the time I needed with all my questions. He has more tests for me and said since we live 1 1/2 hours away and he said he would make the appointments all together so we could get it all taken care inonevisit. Very very please.

  • Aug 15, 2018

    Dr. Chang is a brilliant surgeon and my life has changed dramatically to the better because of him and I thank him for bringing that much pain relief back to me.

  • Aug 14, 2018

    Knowledgeable, thorough, and he explained all the information and procedures.

  • Aug 13, 2018

    Good experience there.

  • Aug 13, 2018

    The back surgery Dr He was really caring about my lower back condion today I will return he was very nice and thoughtful.

  • Aug 10, 2018

    Very professional. Very thouro with giving and explaining my condition and the information that was necessary to help me understand whats going on with my body. Awesome bed side manner.

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