Dr. David S. Chang graduated with honors from Dartmouth College and received his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Chang completed his training in general surgery and plastic surgery at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Chang was recruited to work on the full time faculty at UCSF where he was active in teaching medical students and residents the art of plastic surgery. He has authored textbook chapters and articles on plastic surgery and has extensive experience in reconstructive microsurgery. Dr. Chang has been practicing plastic surgery in San Francisco since 2006. In 2009 he joined Dr. Gabriel Kind in private practice. Dr. Chang is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery.