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Steven Chang, MD

  • NPI Number: 1174598239
  • Primary Specialty: Ophthalmology
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Gender: Male


Dr. Chang is a board-certified ophthalmologist who is fellowship-trained in cornea and external disease and refractive surgery. After earning his undergraduate degree at UCLA studying biology and physics, he received his medical degree at the prestigious University of California, San Francisco. He then completed his internship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and ophthalmology residency at the Medical College of Virginia. Following that, he served a fellowship in cornea and external disease at the University of California, Davis, where he studied under two of the world’s leading cornea experts, Drs. Mark Mannis and Ivan Schwab. While at UC Davis, he headed up several research efforts involving corneal diseases and corneal transplant surgery. He also trained in many refractive surgery techniques and developed expertise in managing complex cornea and refractive surgery cases.

Dr. Chang has received numerous academic honors, published many scientific articles on various topics in peer-reviewed journals, and authored chapters on corneal surgery and diseases in major ophthalmology. In addition to being an outstanding eye surgeon, Dr. Chang is an accomplished violinist and served as Assistant Concertmaster of the UCLA symphony orchestra while a student there. He is also an avid magician hobbyist.

Dr. Chang emphasizes excellence in clinical care and compassion for his patients. Although providing the highest level of care for his patients is a top priority, Dr. Chang is most devoted to his lovely wife Sylvia, and to God.

Age Groups Seen

  • Adult 21-65
  • Older Adult >65
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • GEHA
  • Health Net
  • Medicare
  • State Farm
  • TriCare- Health Net Federal Services
  • UMR- EE Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • USAA