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Lily Chang, MD, FACS
General Surgery
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests

Minimally invasive surgery, gastrointestinal surgery and benign esophageal disorders (reflux disease, achalasia and paraesophageal hernias)

Curriculum Vitae
Lily Chang, MD

Personal Information
Dr. Chang enjoys spending time with her family, boating on Lake Washington and traveling.
Clinical Experience
General Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Esophageal Disorders
Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery
Education and Professional Achievements
Tufts University, Boston, 1996
General Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, 1997
General Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, 2001
Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, 2002
Professional Activities and Awards
Voted one of Seattle's Top Doctors by Seattle magazine in 2010.
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Would recommend provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.9 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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February 2018
Dr. Lily Chang was amazing!! My sister will likely go to her for her gallbladder also. she was very understanding & informative!
January 2018
Dr. Chang, her nurses and residents are wonderful. I feel very confident in them, the decisions we´ve made together, their skill and their genuine concern for me!
November 2017
Dr. Chang is amazing & the care I received from Virginia Mason was exceptional.
November 2017
Dr. Chang was very thorough, explained everything. Did not rush me, was very caring and friendly & I was very impressed with her.
June 2017
Cannot say enough about Dr. Chang to praise her as a surgeon, and people person.
June 2017
Dr Chang is a terrific physician and I am delighted with the outcome of my bariatric surgery!
May 2017
Dr. Chang is very nice spent all time needed to make sure I was comfortable. Explained every thing including any concerns. Everyone is great including scheduler.
March 2017
Dr. Chang was awesome.
February 2017
dr. Lily Chang is one of the best in my opinion
February 2017
Dr. Chang is wonderful. Very encouraging excellent advise & truly listened & explained & advised all questions & concerns with patients & advise. #10. Already have.
February 2017
Dr. Chang is on outstanding person and doctor.
February 2017
#2. Exceptional.
January 2017
I rather enjoyed seeing Dr. Chang and her resident. I was impressed w/the amount of time she spent answering my questions. She was very through.
November 2016
November 2016
I have already recommended this to friend - very pleased.
October 2016
She was great until it was ruled to not be serious. Did not give any plan to help the problem! I am going & being treated by a new provider not in VM!
October 2016
We love Dr. Chang that is why we came back.
September 2016
Dr. Chang is simply the best. I am so grateful to have her take such good care of me.
August 2016
Dr. Chang (& Karla) are the best, ever! I highly recommend Dr. Chang, Virginia Mason, and the entire staff. Everyone is helpful, friendly and competent.
June 2016
Dr. Chang & her staff are amazing! Love them!
June 2016
Dr. Lily Chang is the best! She cares aobut you and the card she gives is the highest standard.
May 2016
Dr. Chang is exceptional - She always takes time to listen & share with you.
May 2016
Dr. Chang is absolutely amazing! She took time to explain things & answer all of my questions - She never made me feel rushed - and I always felt respected - She is the best!!
April 2016
Everyone is excellent.
April 2016
Dr. Chang could not be better! She gave me all the time I needed, was very understanding and extremely knowledgeable.