Wendy Chang M.D.

Wendy Chang, M.D., Ph.D.

Specialties:

Wendy Chang, M.D., Ph.D., is a neurosurgeon who specializes in treating disorders of the spine and brain.  After graduating from Yale University, she obtained her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine.  She then completed an internship and residency in neurologic surgery at the Mayo Clinic.  Dr. Chang believes in treating each patient the way she would want her own family to be treated.  Her goal is to provide each patient with a thorough and thoughtful evaluation and, if surgery is required, to achieve the best possible care using the latest technology and least invasive technique.

In her free time, Dr. Chang enjoys playing tennis and spending time with her husband and three wonderful children.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology: Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Doctoral Degree: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Doctor of Medicine: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
  • Neurologic Surgery Internship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • Neurologic Surgery Residency: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Certification

  • Board-Eligible: The American Board of Neurological Surgery

Professional Associations

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

  • PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center
  • Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center

Awards

  • Portland Monthly Top Doctors: 2018
  • PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center

    Physicians' Pavilion
    200 Northeast Mother Joseph Place
    Vancouver, WA 98664

    Orthopedics, Physiatry, and Hand Therapy:  Suite 110
    Neurosurgery:  Suite 300
    Total Joint Center:  Suite 305

  • Legacy Salmon Creek

    Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Office Building A
    2121 Northeast 139th Street, Suite 300
    Vancouver, WA 98686

  • Legacy Good Samaritan – Neurosurgery Only

    Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Office Building 2
    1040 Northwest 22nd Avenue, Suite 610
    Portland, OR 97210