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Sam Sungsoo Chang, MD


Professor of Urologic Surgery

4.8 4.8 431 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Urologic Surgery
Genitourinary Cancer
Urologic Cancer
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


1301 Medical Center Drive
The Vanderbilt Clinic, Suite 3823
Nashville, TN 37232-2765

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

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Patient Comments

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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

Patient | June 1, 2016

Very good initial visit but I am waiting on when I am able to visit next.
Patient | June 1, 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

you are lucky to have people of this high calibre
Patient | May 24, 2016

Patient | May 1, 2016

Seeing dr. from Surgery, Treatment and follow up for 10 years, very good in all aspects.
Patient | April 28, 2016

Dr. Chang has led me thru six years of cancer. Have the upmost respect and confidence in his decisions.
Patient | April 28, 2016

There were no bad experiences.
Patient | April 21, 2016

very good
Patient | April 12, 2016

I was especially impressed with the confidence Dr. Chang presented when asked the question whether he would consult w/others. He said others normally come to HIM for consultation , but he would be open to that.
Patient | April 11, 2016

Dr. Chang is absolutely first rate.
Patient | March 9, 2016

You won't find a better dr. and great care. He make you feel like VIP.
Patient | March 7, 2016

Nice & friendly.
Patient | March 2, 2016

He was very good lot better than some I have seen in _____.
Patient | March 2, 2016

Dr Chang is very courteous, concise and personable. He gives an impression of confidence and concern.
Patient | February 29, 2016

Throughout the 7 years Dr. Chang has been treating me for bladder cancer I have always been confident of his ability to keep it from returning or spreading.
Patient | February 22, 2016

Dr. Chang is just awesome in every way. He's my hero.
Patient | February 15, 2016

Highly respect Dr. Chang's advice and recommendations. He is the best Doctor I have been to for my illness. My wife and I highly respect his advice and judgement.
Patient | February 14, 2016

I just have the feeling Dr. Chang no longer wants me for a patient.
Patient | February 1, 2016

He was very attentive to my questions and concerns about a potentially serious disease, prostate cancer. He seemed very concerned and made me feel like he was on my side and trying his best to explain my situation as well as explaining the various types
Patient | January 18, 2016