Edwin M. Chang, MD | Board Certified Neurosurgeon

Edwin M. Chang, MD, FACS

Dr. Edwin Chang is a board certified neurological surgery specialist and director of the neurological surgery and mortality, morbidity and quality assurance departments at Northwell Health Staten Island University Hospital in Staten Island, NY, an honorary police surgeon, and a clinical assistant professor of neurosurgery at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. 

He has also researched, presented, and published on spine disc disease, osteoporosis treatment, and spontaneous intracranial hypotension. 


University of Minnesota (BS)

University of Minnesota School of Medicine (MD)

Ohio State University (Internship & Residency)


Board Certified:  American Board of Neurological Surgery


English, Cantonese and Mandarin


Neurological Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Northwell Health/Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH)

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

American Association of Neurological Surgeons

American College of Surgeons, Fellow

American Medical Association

Chinese American Medical Society

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Medical Society of the State of New York

New York State Neurosurgical Society

Richmond County Medical Society

American Academy of Spine Physicians

Publications & Presentations


Honors & Awards

RHO CHI National Honor Society (Pharmacy)

Melandy’s Undergraduate Research Award

Ellis Island Medal of Honor Recipient 2014

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