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Sam Sungsoo Chang, MD


Professor of Urologic Surgery

4.8 4.8 372 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Genitourinary Cancer
Urologic Cancer
Urologic Surgery
Urologic/Genitourinary Cancer

Board Certificates

Urology - American Board of Urology, 2010


MD - Vanderbilt University, 1992
Fellowship - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2000
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1998
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1994
Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1993


Vanderbilt Urology
Vanderbilt Urology
1301 Medical Center Drive
Suite 3823
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Urology Cool Springs
Vanderbilt Medical Group Franklin
2009 Mallory Lane
Suite 210
Franklin, TN 37067

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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 Chang and I have a seven year relationship. He not only saved my life, he has become my friend.I cannot praise his care/concern for my welfare enough.
Patient | May 22, 2017

Patient | May 19, 2017

Excellent! Dr. Chang.
Patient | May 18, 2017

I consider Dr. Chang the best and he came highly recommended by our doctor in Charleston, SC.
Patient | May 11, 2017

excellent doctor and staff
Patient | May 8, 2017

Dr. Chang is so personable and easy to talk to. He studies my ongoing medical history, suggests future options for treatment or follow-up, and explains it all in a way I understand. Best decision I ever made to see Dr. Chang!
Patient | April 30, 2017

Very good.
Patient | April 26, 2017

Dr. Chang was very good in explaining. He spent a lot of time with me! I appreciate his caring.
Patient | April 26, 2017

Stays on schedule but has time for all my questions. Clear explanations.
Patient | April 24, 2017

Very good.
Patient | April 21, 2017

Sam Chang is the very best.
Patient | April 20, 2017

Excellent - Have recommended dr. to others. The best!!
Patient | April 6, 2017

Dr. Sam Chang was informative and very courteous, he listened and explained things well.
Patient | March 29, 2017

Good experience.
Patient | March 23, 2017

Doctor is very knowledgeable. Very good doctor!
Patient | March 23, 2017

Very concerned and hopeful.
Patient | February 27, 2017

Dr Chang & staff (team) are the BEST!
Patient | February 23, 2017

I consider Dr. Chang a wonderful and caring physician who listens to your concerns and fears. He really wants what is best and I really appreciate that. This has been traumatic for me and he was very open and facilitated all options that were available to me.
Patient | February 22, 2017

Dr. Chang is amazing! He gives his patients his undivided attention during the visit even though he is extremely busy. Super star! They should do a VUMC leadership assembly video with him and his patients.
Patient | February 21, 2017

He's very professional, No wonder he's known as 'THE MAN' in urology.
Patient | February 20, 2017

He may have saved my life. Very direct but warm, caring person Dr. Chang is great!
Patient | February 13, 2017

Dr. Chang is the BEST. He is a GREAT at robotic surgery. I had great results.
Patient | February 13, 2017

Best doctor I have ever had
Patient | February 13, 2017

Dr Chang is quick and concise and handles the procedure very professionally with care and concern
Patient | January 31, 2017

Dr. Chang is professional and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend him to others.
Patient | January 30, 2017

Impressed - call with biopsy results within 36 hours.
Patient | January 27, 2017

Great provider he safe my life.
Patient | January 27, 2017

Have recommended him to others. Most EXCELLENT, caring, concern, listening, explaining doctor!!
Patient | January 9, 2017

no bad experience
Patient | December 19, 2016

This provider did not spend much time with me and he basically shrugged my pain off when I told him about the pain it meant nothing and he was one of the worst dr at the hospital! No Q&A time with him
Patient | December 19, 2016

Dr. Chang saved my life. Me and my family will always be indebted to him.
Patient | December 19, 2016

Dr. Chang is a remarkable doctor and individual. I cannot rate him high enough.
Patient | December 19, 2016

I needed a longer, more detailed conversation. I felt rushed.
Patient | December 7, 2016

Dr Chang made me feel as comfortable as I've ever felt with a doctor.
Patient | November 8, 2016

Excellent care in taking care of bladder cancer couldn't ask for better.
Patient | October 20, 2016

Very good explaining things to me where I could understand.
Patient | September 27, 2016

i was very surprised and disappointed in his lack of interest in spending any time with me
Patient | September 21, 2016

Great doctor. Such a positive kind human!
Patient | September 19, 2016

If it was not for Dr. Chang, I would not be alive today.
Patient | September 16, 2016

Very good.
Patient | August 23, 2016

Friendly & upbeat.
Patient | July 28, 2016

Dr. Chang is an excellent surgeon & very nice dr.
Patient | July 28, 2016

All good.
Patient | July 27, 2016

I think Dr. Chang is the best. I don't think better care can be found.
Patient | July 22, 2016

I hope to see Dr. Chang many times in future.
Patient | June 29, 2016

Dr Chang is very personable and can be as clinically descriptive or as simple as you'd like him to be. He's a great doctor, concise and effective yet friendly.
Patient | June 29, 2016

DR. CHANG is the most sincere, caring and compassionate doctor I have seen. he always greets you with a smile and he always has this totally upbeat demeanor!
Patient | June 28, 2016

Patient | June 27, 2016

I impressed with this Urology Clinic's friendly professional service considering the size of Vanderbilt Hospital
Patient | June 23, 2016

Competent physician, however, communication between my urologist and Vanderbilt was lacking and I never received a call back from the physician's nurse with important information. It has been difficult to contact her at all.
Patient | June 22, 2016

Have been seeing Dr Sam Chang for a number of years, he and his medical team have given me EXCELLENT medical care.
Patient | June 21, 2016

Dr. Chang is top-notch. I feel he is genuinely concerned for my welfare. Need more like him.
Patient | June 20, 2016

Dr, Chang is very concerned about his pATIENTS NEEDS AND CONCERNS!!
Patient | June 13, 2016

Dr. Sam Chang is an excellent provider.
Patient | June 1, 2016

Dr. Chang is the very best. I recommend him and Vanderbilt to my friends. I feel blessed to have Dr. Chang as my doctor!
Patient | May 30, 2016

Dr. Chang is great
Patient | May 30, 2016

Couldn't have a better physician for prostate cancer.
Patient | May 30, 2016

Came in quickly did the procedures talked some and left - left most talking to _____.
Patient | May 27, 2016

Everything went great.
Patient | May 26, 2016