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Dai Hyun Chung, MD


Professor and Chair of Pediatric Surgery; Carolyn Perot Rathjen Chair in Pediatrics

4.4 4.4 66 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Pediatric Surgery
Pediatric Trauma and Burn

Board Certificates

Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 1996
Pediatric Surgery - American Board of Surgery, 1998


MD - University of Texas at Galveston, 1988
Residency - University of Texas Medical Branch, 1994
Research Fellowship - Shriners Hospital for Children, Galveston, 1992
Fellowship - Children's Hospital Medical Center of Cincinnati, 1996
Research Fellowship - University of Texas Medical Branch, 1999


Vanderbilt Children's General and Thoracic Surgery
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
2200 Children's Way
7th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr. Chung has a great bedside manner and communicates very well with his staff and patients. He listens and respects his patient's point of view and provides feedback well. He is a great all around person & physician.
Patient | February 28, 2018

Dr. Chung was quick to get Kais into surgery and made me fell calm and assured.
Patient | December 27, 2017

Wonderful man.
Patient | October 9, 2017

He didn't talk much; seemed uninterested, but got the job done.
Patient | September 8, 2017

Very pleased with Dr. Chung.
Patient | May 10, 2017

He just didn't seem to have time for my son's problem. He came across like we were wasting his time.
Patient | April 4, 2017