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About Dr. Dongkun Chang
Dr. Dongkun Chang, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fort Worth, TX. He has 11 years of experience. His specialties include Pathology and Hematology. Dr. Chang is affiliated with John Peter Smith Hospital and JPS Diagnostic and Surgery Hospital of Arlington. He speaks English.
Dr. Dongkun Chang has the following 2 specialties
A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.
A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.
Dr. Dongkun Chang is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Dr. Chang is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
John Peter Smith Hospital
JPS Diagnostic and Surgery Hospital of Arlington
11 Years Experience
The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
Graduated in 2002
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Locations & DirectionsJohn Peter Smith Hospital, 1500 S Main St, Fort Worth, TX
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