Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang


Dermatology , Board Certified

Rancho Mirage, CA

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang's bio

Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang has been a physician at Desert Oasis Healthcare (DOHC) in Palm Springs, California, since 2006. He served as a sole dermatologist at DOHC. DOHC is one of nine medical groups within Heritage Provider Network [HPN] in Southern California. DOHC has 500 contracted physicians, family physicians as the majority, in 8 separate locations from Palm Springs to Indio (so-called the “Valley” area). He is obliged as Clinical Professor at the University of California Dermatology Program, Los Angeles supervising resident clinics at Roybal Comprehensive Health Center. He has been full professor of dermatology at the University of Indiana, Indianapolis during 1995 through 2001; associate professor of dermatology at the Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, from 1990 to 1995 and assistant/associate professor of dermatology at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, during 1984 through 1992. He was named Arthur L. Norins Endowed Professor from 1999 to 2001. He was Medical Director of the prestigious Melanoma Program at the Indiana University Cancer Center, Indianapolis from 1996 through 2003. He has given lectures at many national and international meetings from U.S., U.K., China, Taiwan, Thailand to Philippines as featured speaker including the distinguished Hubert and Mary Moss Lectureship in Madison, Wisconsin in 2002. He has received eleven grants from 1985 through 2004 in supporting his research in skin cancers and psoriasis. He published 78 peer-reviewed articles in journals, 58 abstracts and 11 chapters in books. He has seated in the committee which developing Melanoma diagnosis, treatment and follow-up guideline for American Academy of Dermatology (the current Guidelines are published in Journal of American Academy of Dermatology 2011) Dr. Chuang grew up in Taipei, Taiwan, and graduated from Chiang-Kuo Senior High in Taipei. He attended the prestigious National Taiwan University in Taipei and completed his residency in Dermatology at the National Taiwan University Hospital. He came to University of Washington, Seattle to pursue his Master degree in Epidemiology and residency in Preventive Medicine. He then went to Chicago to complete his residency in Dermatology at the University of Chicago and Fellowship in Epidemiology/Dermatology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. He then started his academia at the University of Wisconsin as assistant professor and chief of dermatology at the UW-affiliated VA hospital. He is fluent in Mandarin and Taiwanese in addition to English. He enjoys his time in basketball, pop/rock music and movie. He regularly attends Christian Church and joins church choir. He is a board certified dermatologist by the American Board of Dermatology. He is also board certified epidemiologist by the American Board of Preventive Medicine.

Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang's Locations

  • 69844 Hwy 111, Ste. A
  • One Hawkeye Park
  • Rancho Mirage CA 92270
  • (760) 318-4869

Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang's known for

Being Caring
2 Rancho Mirage, CA
Being Knowledgeable
8 Rancho Mirage, CA

Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang's Visit Information



  • English, Madarin, Taiwanese

Expert's Gender

  • M


  • http://www.desertmedicalgroup.com/



  • Dermatology

Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang's Education & Experience

Academic Appointments

  • Indiana University Medical Center, Norins Endowed Professorship, 1999~2001
  • Indiana University Medical Center, Professor, 1995~2001
  • Wright State Unversity, Dayton, OH, Associate Professor, 1990~1995
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Assistant & Associate Professor, 1984~1992


  • University of Chicago Program
  • University of Washington Program (Occupational Medicine)


Medical Schools

  • National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taiwan 1971

Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang's Awards & Affiliations


  • Moss Lecturship, Meriter Foundation, Madison, Wisconsin (2002)
  • Lectureship, China-Japan Joint Meeting of Dermatology (2004)
  • Lectureship, IX International Congress of Dermatology, Beijing, China (2004)
  • Lectureship, the 6th Asian Dermatological Congress, Bangkok, Thailand(2001)
  • Lectureship, the Fifth Asian Dermatological Congress, Beijing, China(1998)
  • Lectureship, the 12th Regional Conference of Dermatology(Asian-Australia), Bangkok, Thailand(1996)


  • American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of dermtological Surgery, International Society of Dermatology