Dr. Robert Chang

Ophthalmology
Palo Alto, CA
male

Locations

Office

Palo Alto, CA

Address

2452 Watson Ct, Palo Alto, CA
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About

Bio

Dr. Chang is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist who completed his ophthalmology residency training at Washington University of St. Louis, and glaucoma fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami. Dr. Chang is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Byers Eye Institute at Stanford in Palo Alto and focuses on cataract and glaucoma surgery. http://med.stanford.edu/profiles/researcher/Robert_Chang/

Specialties
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Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

888 Answers
153 Agrees
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A 84-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Here's some: more complicated info which may be helpful if you have a medical background http://eyewiki.aao.org/Category:Glaucoma
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Several causes: trauma, rubbing, high blood pressure, thin blood, medications, clotting disorders, Valsalva, etc.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Check blood: taking anticoagulants? having clotting disorder (check blood work)? traumatic (eye rubbing)? high blood pressure? other vascular disease like diabe ... Read More
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Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Dr. Chang is an excellent glaucoma specialist and I feel very comfortable referring my patients to him. I know that he will take very good care of them.
Great doc with a nationwide reputation, well respected by his peers.
Aug 24, 2013
Knowledgeable answers, caring and dedicated
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I did not have cataract. I only had lens replacement done brcause I was not able to have lasix because of extremely weak eyes. It has been almost 5 months simce the surgery. I see halos at night from ...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I can voluntarily shake my eyes rapidly enough to identify individual moving fan blades etc...was wondering if it's harmful.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks for your thorough answer doc! The problem may indeed be a contact lenses fit issue.

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