Eric Chang-Tung, MD
Dr. Chang-Tung sees patients at The Limb Salvage Center in Dallas
Eric Chang-Tung, MD, joined Dr. Russell Lam at Lam Vascular & Associates in Dallas, a leading practice specializing in vascular and endovascular procedures as well as limb salvage (amputation prevention) and vascular surgery to treat:
- Peripheral Artery Disease
- Aortic Aneurysm
- Carotid Artery Disease
- Abdominal Aneurysm
A native of Honolulu, Dr. Chang-Tung is a multiple board-certified surgeon specializing in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery. He completed two residencies and two fellowship programs and was formerly a staff surgeon at MD Anderson Cancer Center. His practice makes use of minimally invasive procedures, including endovascular and thoracoscopic approaches.
With a graduate background in engineering, Dr. Chang-Tung’s research interests include graft rheology and topographic fluorescence spectroscopy. He and his wife have raised and launched two engineers. With an interest in health and martial arts, Dr. Chang-Tung’s advice to every patient he serves is to exercise regularly, control blood pressure and stop smoking. “Protect your heart, from it flows the springs of life,” (Proverbs 4:24) he likes to tell his patients.
Dr. Chang-Tung has been listed in D Magazine’s “Best Doctors in Dallas”, Texas Monthly’s “Texas Super Doctors”, Consumers Research Council’s “America’s Top Surgeons” and Texas Magazine’s “Top Surgeons”. As a physician with great commitment to compassionate care, collaboration, state-of-the-art technology and surgical excellence, Dr. Chang-Tung was delighted to join the Lam Vascular team as he felt the practice philosophy mirrors his own.