Lily Chang

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.66666666667 out of 5 with 7 ratings

Lily Chang Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS

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  • About Me

    Dr. Lily Chang, Bariatric Surgeon

    Lily Chang, MD, FACS is the Medical Director of the Virginia Mason Medical Center Bariatric Surgery Program.  She is board-certified surgeon as well as the Program Director of the General Surgery Residency Program. Dr. Chang specializes in Minimally Invasive Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Esophageal Disorders, and General Surgery.

    She received a B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology at the University of California and earned her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine Boston, MA, graduating with honors and completed her internship and residency at the University of Washington Medical Center where she also completed a fellowship in laparoscopic surgery.

    Dr. Chang is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), the Pacific Coast Surgical Association (PCSA), Virginia Mason Surgical Association (VMSA), Seattle Surgical Society (SSS), and Harkins Surgical Society (HSS). She is the recipient of many honors and awards and has authored numerous articles and abstracts in peer-reviewed publications. Dr. Chang has lectured and presented on a variety of topics throughout her medical career.

    Weight Loss Surgery in Seattle

    Seeing a patient improve, get better and giving them the support they need to get through a difficult time, I think that's what's most special. I think weight loss surgery has a very physical, medical, and psychological impact on patients and I would say as a group, all of those patients are extremely thankful. It's an operation that changes their lives in so many ways. -Dr. Chang

    As a patient, your weight loss surgery support continues beyond having surgery. Dr. Chang and her team are with you for the long haul with any questions or issues that arise. Dr. Chang is dedicated to excellence in patient care and safety. She will take the time to spend with you, so you have the education and understanding of your bariatric surgery and she will answer your questions. Dr. Chang is experienced in performing weight loss surgery procedures including the Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG), Gastric Bypass (RNY), Revisional Bariatric Surgery, and the Adjustable Gastric Band (Lap-Band).

    Dr. Chang performs weight loss surgery at the Virginia Mason Seattle Main Clinic and Virginia Mason Federal Way.

    Bariatric Surgery in Washington

    Dr. Lily Chang and her multidisciplinary team are what make the Virginia Mason Medical Center’s Bariatric Surgery Program different. If you are ready to change your life and get control of your weight loss struggles, we are here to help.  You can begin your journey with us. If you’d like more information or schedule a consultation give us a call @ (206) 341-1997. We’re excited to hear from you to begin your transformational weight loss surgery journey!

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  • Latest Reviews See all 7 reviews
    avatar Sonja L. on March 2, 2016

    I flew into Seattle from Alaska for my appointments. I had started my process with another surgeon in Alaska October 2014. I made the decision to fire Dr. Todd in Alaska and switch to Dr. Chang August 2015. I was so pleased with her willingness More...

    avatar karen98272 on Jan. 23, 2016

    Dr. Chang and her entire office team are wonderful! The nutritionists @ Virginia Mason in Seattle are engaged and truly vested in regards to patient successes. My surgery was 11/19/2015 - and I spent 2 days in the hospital - the post-op nurses were absolutely fantastic More...

    avatar QueenB98059 on Jan. 25, 2010

    I first met Dr. Chang in Sept'09 for my first consult. She has a very calm demeanor, very informative and answered a lot of my questions. Her assistant Ethan is also an incredible individual. Always friendly, answers email and phone calls immediately. They really More...

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