13 Years Experience
11 in Bariatrics
13 in Laparoscopic Surgery
11 in Laparoscopic Bariatrics
80% Practice is Bariatrics
Minimum Age of Patient is 14
Maximum Age of Patient is 70
Laparoscopic Greater Curvature Plication
Dr. Keith Chung is a graduate of Emory School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Once completing medical school in 1993, he went on to pursue an internship and residency in general and thoracic surgery at Ochsner Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is a Board Certified General Surgeon.
Settling in Lake Charles in 1998, he has been a staff surgeon at LSU Health Care Sciences Division at W.O. Moss Regional Medical Center.
In 2001 Dr. Chung opened the Comprehensive Surgery Clinic, incorporating general thoracic and now bariatric surgery. Determined to be trained in the safest and most effective procedures offered, he traveled to areas on the forefront of bariatric medicine - San Francisco, Houston and Boston.
Together with a multitude of health care professionals, Dr, Chung now offers a lifelong commitment to those in need of unconventional answers to morbid obesity and its risks.
Now designated as a Centers of Excellence Surgeon, Dr. Chung practices at Women & Children's Hospital, a Center of Excellence facility.
Outstanding surgeon!!!!Always pleasant and caring, and knows his job!!!!!!
We is a wonderful doctor and surgeon. I was and is always pleased with him. He has a very compassionate personality!!