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Professional Memberships

  • Secretary of Treasurer for Fauquier Hospital Medical Staff
    • October 2015 - present
  • Northgauge Healthcare Advisors, Centennial, CO
    • 2015-present: Peer Review Panel Member in the field of Otolaryngology
  • Chairman of New Products/Services Committee for Fauquier Hospital
    • June 2010 - present
  • iCORD, LLC (Medical Bioinformatics Company), Durham, NC
    • 5/2003 - 1/2005: Co-Founder and Board Member
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)
    • Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology - June 2006+
    • Member of the Media and Public Relations Committee - October 1, 2014 - present
    • Chair-Elect of the Media and Public Relations Committee - October 2016 - October 2017
  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Duke Otolaryngology Alumni Society
    • 2007-2009: Treasurer
    • 2009-2011: Vice-President

Book Chapters/Patents

Christopher Y. Chang (contributor). Chapter 11: Staying Healthy. The Ultimate Guide to Singing by Gregory Barker and Kathy Alexander. TC Helicon. 2014. ISBN:978-0-9920344-0-5. Link

Johnson GW, Gonzalez CT, Christopher Y. Chang, Maines SL, Mainville MM, Asbury AJ. Chapter 1: Psychogenic Voice Disorders. Laryngeal Diseases. Nova Science Publishers, 2010. ISBN:978-1-60876-107-4. Link

Christopher Y. Chang, Chabot P, Thomas JP. Chapter 6: Age as a Factor in Responses to Botulinum Toxin Injection in Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia Patients. Laryngeal Diseases. Nova Science Publishers, 2010. ISBN:978-1-60876-107-4. Link

Christopher Y. Chang, Scher RL. Chapter 81: Zenker's Diverticulum. Cummings Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, 4th Edition. Cummings CW, Fredrickson JM, Harker LA, Krause CJ, Richardson MA, Schuller DE. Mosby, November 2004. ISBN-10: 0323019854. Link

Christopher Y. Chang, Hulka GF, Kansagra S, Leithe LG. Methods and Systems for Searching, Displaying, and Managing Medical Teaching Cases in a Medical Teaching Case Database. United States Patent Office. No. 20040167800-A1, 2004. Link / PDF / Google


Peer Reviewed Publications/Abstracts

(Click on PDF to download the article. Of note, for those articles with only a pubmed abstract link, please contact me if you would like to have the full length article.)

Baldassari C, Christopher Y. Chang, Sturm A, Khalid AN, Payne SC. Marketing Yourself and Your Practice in the 21st Century. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg September 2016 vol. 155 no. 1 suppl P8-P11. Link

Stern WB, Wei JL, Christopher Y. Chang, Eisenberg L, Simon LM. Using Social Media in Medicine. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 149(Supp2):P12. September 2013. PMID 23976021

Christopher Y. Chang, Thrasher R. Coblation Cryptolysis to Treat Tonsil Stones. ENT Journal. 91(6):238-240. June 2012. PMID 22711390 (made front cover of journal)

Christopher Y. Chang. Video-Recording the Surgeon's Viewpoint Cheaply. ENT Journal. 90(3):E4-5. March 2011. PMID 21412731

Christopher Y. Chang. Bilateral Aberrant Internal Carotid Artery. ENT Journal. 89(3):114-115, March 2010. PMID: 20229475

Christopher Y. Chang, Chabot P, Walz CM. Current Practices of Physicians Treating Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia in the United States. ENT Journal. 88(5):Online, May 2009. PMID: 19444777

Christopher Y. Chang, Thomas JP. Adult-Onset Iatrogenic Tracheomalacia. ENT Journal. 87(6):312-314, 2008. PMID: 18561110

Christopher Y. Chang. Guest Editorial. Getting the Most Out of Your Website Without the Costs. ENT Journal. 87(2):66-67, 2008. PMID: 18437920

Christopher Y. Chang, Thomas JP. Neo-ossification of the Cricothyroid Joint After Elective Cricothyroidotomy: A Case Report and Discussion on the Merits of this Procedure. Journal of Trauma. 65(5):1146-1150, 2008. PMID: 17554221

Christopher Y. Chang, Chabot P, Thomas JP. Relationship of Botulinum Dosage to Duration of Side Effects and Normal Voice in Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia. Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. 136(6):894-899, 2007. PMID: 17547976

Christopher Y. Chang. The Toyota-Like Otolaryngology Office. ENT Journal. 86(7):384,387, 2007. PMID: 17702314

Christopher Y. Chang, Scher RL. Barium Esophagram of a Zenker’s Diverticulopexy. ENT Journal. 85(4):230-232, 2006. PMID: 16696356

Christopher Y. Chang, Chapman WE, Furdyna JA. Differentiating between Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Pigmented Squamous Cell Carcinoma. ENT Journal. 84(12):766-767, 2005. PMID: 16408553

Christopher Y. Chang, Furdyna JA. Bilateral Pharyngoceles (versus Branchial Cleft Anomalies?) and Endoscopic Surgical Considerations. Annals of Otology, Rhinology, & Laryngology. 114(7):529-532, 2005. PMID: 16134348 / PDF

Christopher Y. Chang, Schell WA, Perfect JR, Hulka GF. Novel Use of a Swimming Pool Biocide in the Treatment of a Rare Fungal Mastoiditis. Laryngoscope. 115(6):1065-1069, 2005. PMID: 15933522

Christopher Y. Chang, Martinu T, Witsell DL. Bilateral Vocal Cord Paresis as a Presenting Sign of Paraneoplastic Syndrome: Case Report. Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery. 130(6):787-789, 2004. PMID: 15195068

Christopher Y. Chang, O'Halloran EK, Fisher SR. Primary Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma of the Petrous Bone: Case Report. Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery. 130(3):360-362, 2004. PMID: 15054380

Christopher Y. Chang, Payyapilli RJ, Scher RL. Endoscopic Staple Diverticulostomy for Zenker's Diverticulum: Review of Literature and Experience in 159 Consecutive Cases. Laryngoscope. 113(6):957-965, 2003. PMID: 12782805

Christopher Y. Chang, Kansagra S, Hussain S, Hulka GF, Leithe LG. Medical Teaching Case Internet Based Archival System. Southern Medical Journal. 96(10):S31, 2003. PDF

Christopher Y. Chang, Scher RL. Malignant Hyperthermia and the Otolaryngologist. ENT Journal. 82(6):433-436, 2003. PMID: 12861868

Bockenstedt LK, Kang I, Christopher Chang, Persing D, Hayday A, Barthold SW. CD4+ Th1 Cells Facilitate Regression of Murine Lyme Carditis. Infection & Immunity. 69(9):5264-5269, 2001. PMID: 11500394

Christopher Y. Chang. Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Presenting as Sinistral Portal Hypertension: An Unusual Presentation of Pancreatic Cancer. Yale Journal of Biology & Medicine, 72:295-300, 2000. PMID: 10907780

Christopher Y. Chang. CD4+ T Helper Cells Facilitate Carditis Regression in Borrelia Burgdorferi Infected Mice. Yale University Dissertation (MD). Call Number T113 +Y12 6719. New Haven, CT. 2000. Link


Unpublished Papers

Christopher Y. Chang, Phillips DA. Adenoid Movement Contributing to Acquired Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. PDF

Christopher Y. Chang, Thomas JP. Treatment of Vocal Cord Granulomas Using Botulinum Toxin Type A: Similar Responses with Smaller Amounts (Letter to the Editor). PDF


Awards

Washingtonian Top Doctor, 2012+.

Northern Virginia Top Doctor, 2011+.

Top Doctor by US News & World Report, 2011+.

Top Doctor by Castle Connolly, 2011+.

The 2nd Annual Sermo Choice Awards for Otolaryngology Winner. December 15, 2008.

America's Top Physicians by the Consumers' Research Council of America. 2008.

Joseph D. Siefker Outstanding Resident Teaching Award. Duke University Medical Center, Division of Otolaryngology. June 17, 2005.

National Register’s Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals 2004-2005.

Christopher Y. Chang, Hulka GF, Hussain S, Kansagra S, Leithe LG. iCORD: Internet Clinically Oriented Database. Duke Business School Start-Up Challenge, Social Enterprise Track. Winner 1st Prize, April 26, 2003. Newsletter (See Page 8)

Yale University School of Medicine Summer Research Fellowship 1997.

Magna Cum Laude, Yale University 1996.

Honors in the Studies of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University 1996


Presentations

Upcoming Lecturer, “Vocal Assessment" 3 Hour Long Mini-Seminar. Performing Art Medicine Certificate Program. Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. April 2, 2017.

Guest Lecturer, "Vocal Evaluation." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. October 5, 2016.

Panel Member Speaker, "Marketing Yourself and Your Practice in the 21st Century." AAO-HNS Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. September 21, 2016.

Lecturer, “Vocal Assessment" 3 Hour Long Mini-Seminar. Performing Art Medicine Certificate Program. Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. April 10, 2016.

Panel Member Speaker, "Managing Online Reviews: Helpful or Harmful?" AAO-HNS Board of Governers Meeting. Alexandria, VA. March 20, 2016.

Panel Member Speaker, "Marketing Basics: Internet, Social Media, and PR." AAO-HNS Board of Governers Meeting. Alexandria, VA. March 20, 2016.

Lecturer, “Vocal Assessment” 3 Hour Long Mini-Seminar. Performing Art Medicine Certificate Program. Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. April 26, 2015.

Invited Lecturer. Social Media for the Busy Surgeon. American Society of General Surgeons Annual Meeting. Washington DC. January 31, 2015.

Invited Lecturer. Laryngo-Pharyngeal Reflux: Collaborative Treatment Between General Surgeon and ENT. American Society of General Surgeons Annual Meeting. Washington DC. January 31, 2015.

Invited Speaker. Perceptual Evaluation of the Hoarse Voice. Voice and Laryngeal Disorders Study Group of Washington DC at Washington Hospital Center. Washington, DC. December 2, 2014.

Invited Speaker, National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association Northern Virginia SD Support Group at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital. Spasmodic Dysphonia. Fairfax, VA. October 15, 2014.

Invited Lecturer. Evaluation and Surgical Management of the Hoarse Voice. Association of Surgical Technologists Virginia Commonwealth State Assembly Fall Workshop. Warrenton, VA. October 4, 2014.

Guest Lecturer, "Video Laryngoscopy." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. September 24, 2014.

Lecturer, “Vocal Assessment” 3 Hour Long Mini-Seminar. Performing Art Medicine Certificate Program. Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. April 6, 2014.

Christopher Y. Chang, Wei J, Eisenberg L, Simon LM. Utilization of Social Media in Medicine. Presented at the 2013 AAO-HNS Miniseminar Presentation in Vancouver, BC. September 30, 2013.

Invited Lecturer. Social Media for the Busy Surgeon. American Society of General Surgeons Annual Meeting. National Harbor, MD. August 17, 2013.

Invited Lecturer. Laryngo-Pharyngeal Reflux: Collaborative Treatment Between General Surgeon and ENT. American Society of General Surgeons Annual Meeting. National Harbor, MD. August 17, 2013.

Lecturer. Botulinum Toxin Injections for Spasmodic Dysphonia. National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association Symposium. Arlington, VA. May 18, 2013.

Christopher Y. Chang, Payne SC, Stern W. Social Media for the Otolaryngologist. Presented at the AAO-HNS BOG Spring Meeting & OTO Advocacy Summit in Alexandria, VA. May 5, 2013.

Lecturer, “Vocal Assessment” 3 Hour Long Mini-Seminar. Performing Art Medicine Certificate Program. Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. April 7, 2013.

Guest Lecturer, "Vocal Abuse and Misuse." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. March 27, 2013.

Guest Lecturer, "Video Laryngoscopy." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. February 13, 2013.

Invited Speaker, National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association Northern Virginia SD Support Group at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital. Spasmodic Dysphonia. Fairfax, VA. October 17, 2012.

The Efficacy of Vocal Function Exercises in the Practice Regimen of Undergraduate Musical Theatre Majors. The Voice Foundation’s 41st Annual Symposium. June 3, 2012. (Sara Maines presenter; Co-Author Christopher Chang, MD)

Lecturer, “Vocal Assessment” 3 Hour Long Mini-Seminar. Performing Art Medicine Certificate Program. Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. April 15, 2012.

Invited Speaker, National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association Central Virginia SD Support Group at CJW Hospital—Johnston Willis Campus. Spasmodic Dysphonia. Richmond, VA. June 11, 2011.

Guest Lecturer, "Vocal Abuse and Misuse." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. March 23, 2011.

Guest Lecturer, "Video Laryngoscopy." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. February 9, 2011.

Invited Speaker, National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association Northern Virginia SD Support Group at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital. Spasmodic Dysphonia. Fairfax, VA. October 20, 2010.

Invited Speaker, National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association Central Virginia SD Support Group at CJW Hospital—Johnston Willis Campus. Spasmodic Dysphonia. Richmond, VA. June 13, 2009.

Guest Lecturer, "Vocal Abuse and Misuse." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. March 30, 2009.

Guest Lecturer, "Video Laryngoscopy." Anatomy and Function of the Singing Voice Course at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. February 9, 2009.

Guest Lecturer, "Hearing Loss." Health Issues for Performers Course (PRF201) at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. October 27, 2008.

Grand Rounds CME Level 1 Talk, Prince William Hospital. ENT Pearls for the Non-ENT. Manassas, VA. July 3, 2008.

Invited Speaker, Fauquier Hospital. The Ear: In Health and In Disease. Warrenton, VA. May 22, 2008.

Grand Rounds CME Level 1 Talk, Prince William Hospital. The Hoarse Voice: State of the Art Evaluation and Treatment. Manassas, VA. November 8, 2007.

Grand Rounds CME Level 1 Talk, Fauquier Hospital. The Hoarse Voice: State of the Art Evaluation and Treatment. Warrenton, VA. October 4, 2007.

Invited Speaker, Fauquier Hospital. The Human Voice Part 1 and 2. Warrenton, VA. May 2 & 23, 2007 respectively.

Guest Lecturer, Voice Science & Pedagogy Course (MUPP533) at Shenandoah University. Winchester, VA. March 21, 2007.

Invited Speaker, National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association Central Virginia SD Support Group at CJW Hospital—Johnston Willis Campus. Spasmodic Dysphonia. Richmond, VA. September 30, 2006.

Invited Speaker, Fauquier Hospital. The Voice: When It Works and When It Doesn't. Warrenton, VA. May 11, 2006.

Invited Speaker, Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN). The Voice: When it Doesn’t Work. Warrenton, VA. April 20, 2006.

Invited Speaker, Fauquier Hospital. Ear, Nose, & Throat. Presented at the Fauquier Hospital Mini-Medical School Lecture Series. Warrenton, VA. October 19, 2005.

Grigoryeva A, Christopher Y. Chang, Witsell DL. Laryngeal Lymphoma. Presented at the Annual North Carolina/South Carolina Otolaryngology Meeting in Asheville, North Carolina. July 30, 2004.

Kansagra S, Chris Chang, Hussain S, Hulka G, Leithe LG. Online Medical Teaching Case Database. Presented at the 17th IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS'04) in Bethesda, Maryland. June 24-25, 2004. Link / PDF

Christopher Y. Chang, Payyapilli RJ, Scher RL. Endoscopic Staple Diverticulostomy for Zenker’s Diverticulum: Review of Literature and Experience in 159 Consecutive Cases. Presented at the Southern Section Triological Meeting in Naples, Florida. January 11, 2003.

McElveen JT, Christopher Y. Chang, Miller R. Historical Review and Evolution of Hearing Devices. Presented at the 15th Annual AAO-HNSF Cherry Blossom Conference in Washington DC. March 23, 2002.

Christopher Y. Chang, Campbell M, Barthold SW, Bockenstedt LK. CD4+ T Helper Cells Facilitate Carditis Regression in Borrelia Burgdorferi Infected Mice. Presented at the American College of Rheumatology 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting in Boston, MA. November 13-17, 1999.


Web Development


Video Production

Videos Dr. Chang has produced can all be seen here.

Laryngomalacia - The Floppy Airway

Pinched Narrow Nose Rhinoplasty to Correct Nasal Obstruction

Large Nasal Tip Nose Job Rhinoplasty

Saddle Nose or Ski Slope Nose Rhinoplasty Nosejob

Nasal Hump Removal Nose Job

Sinusitis and Sinus Surgery Explained

Clogged Ear Due to Ear Infection or Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

Time Lapse Video of an Ear Infection (No Drainage)

Time Lapse Video of an Ear Infection with Rupture

Cochlear Implant

Eardrum Hole Repair - Transcanal Tympanoplasty

Laser Stapedotomy to Treat Otosclerosis

10 Ways to Remove Facial Skin Lesions

Sleep Endoscopy

Mastoid Surgery (Basic to Radical Mastoidectomy)

Breastfeeding Ultrasound

What Does an ENT Doctor Treat?

• Cochlear Hydrops

Meniere's Disease

Deep Head Hanging to Treat Superior Canal BPPV

Lempert (BBQ Roll) to Treat Lateral Canal BPPV

Epley to Treat Posterior Canal BPPV

How to Perform Dix-Hallpike Maneuver to Diagnose BPPV

How the Inner Ear Balance System Works

Breastfeeding Problems: Infant Factors

Upper Lip Tie Release

Posterior Tongue Tie Surgery

Tongue Tie Release Treatment

Esophagoscopy without Sedation

Tongue Tie Release

Awake Tonsil Cryptolysis

Thyroid Surgery and Its Complications

Why Do Culture Results Take So Long? (About 5+ Days)

Why Do Biopsy Results Take So Long? (How Long? Up to 7 Days)

Do Ear Candles Remove Earwax? Fact or Fiction... (Ear Candling)

Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery - Endoscopic Staple Diverticulostomy

Clogged Ears & What Happens When They Do or Don't Pop Open

Cervical Spine Surgery (ACDF) - Swallow and Voice Implications

Newborn Hearing Testing Screening (OAE and ABR)

• Stroboscopy of Strange Human Noises

• Laryngospasm and Vocal Cord Dysfunction

• Emergency Cricothyroidotomy Using LifeStat

• Reflux and Manometry Study

Endoscopic Injection of Vocal Cord Mass & Bronchoscopy Without Sedation

Non-Sedated ABR/BAER/OAE Hearing Testing

Uvula Excision for Snoring & Other Problems

UPPP Sleep Apnea Surgery (Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty)

Vocal Cord Surgery

Septoplasty (GRAPHIC) - Deviated Septum Surgery

Tracheostomy (GRAPHIC)

3D Image Guided Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Tonsil Cryptolysis for Tonsil Stones

Normal Swallow Tutorial with Modified Barium Swallow

• Nosebleed Control Using Cauterization

Fiberoptic Endoscopy (HD)

How a Tonsillectomy is Performed (GRAPHIC)

Adenoidectomy Video (HD)

Vocal Cord Medialization to Treat Vocal Cord Paralysis (HD)

Turbinate Reduction Using Coblation (HD)

Vocal Cord Stroboscopy (HD)

Sleep Study Video (HD)

Balloon Sinuplasty for Chronic Sinusitis Treatment (HD)

Botox Injection for Spasmodic Dysphonia (HD)

Pediatric Video Nasal Endoscopy (HD)

Pediatric Saltwater Flushes for the Sinus/Nose (HD)

How to Place Ear Drops (HD)

Base of Tongue Reduction for Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea (GRAPHIC)

Upper Airway Anatomy During Trans-Nasal Endoscopy (HD)

Intra-Tympanic Steroid Injection for Sudden Hearing Loss

Ear Tubes (Placement, Removal, Replacement)

Earwax Removal Under the Microscope