Dr. Joshua Chung, Heart Valve Surgeon

Hello! My name is Dr. Joshua Chung and I am a cardiac surgeon having graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 2007. To date, I have performed approximately 1,000 cardiac surgeries, of which 500 involved heart valve procedures. I regularly perform surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Read more...

2 Patient Reviews for Dr. Chung

"I found him to be caring and attentive, a pleasant fellow. My valve is working perfectly."

-- Jill Basey, Mitral Valve, Valve Replacement, 03/13/2017

"FROM DAY ONE, DR. CHUNG ACTUALLY SHOWED THAT HE CARED. HE MADE MY DAD (PATIENT) VERY COMFORTABLE AND EXPLAINED EVERYTHING IN DETAIL ON WHAT WAS EXPECTED AND WHAT NEEDED TO BE DONE. THERE WAS NO HESITATION ON OUR PART THAT WE HAD SELECTED THE RIGHT SURGEON AND DOCTOR. I WOULD RECOMMEND DR. CHUNG TO WHOEVER IS IN NEED OF ANY SORT OF BYPASS OR OPEN HEART SURGERY. TODAY THANKFULLY MY DAD HAS RECOVERED VERY WELL AND IS BACK HOME LIVING HIS NORMAL LIFE. FOR THIS I WILL FOREVER BE THANKFUL TO DR. CHUNG. "

-- ARMAN YESAYAN, Aortic Valve, Mitral Valve, Valve Repair, Valve Replacement, 02/24/2017

My Specialities & Interests

Specific to heart valve surgery, you should know that I have several specialties including:

  • Aortic valve replacement
  • Mitral valve replacement
  • Tricuspid valve replacement

In addition, I have research and clinical interests specific to:

  • Clinical outcomes improvement research

Education, Training & Certificates

Dr. Joshua Chung, heart surgeon, graduated from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in 2007.

After medical school, Dr. Chung completed his Residency at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio in 2012. Then, Dr. Chung completed two Fellowships at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in 2014 and the Cleveland Clinic in 2015. Dr. Chung was awarded the Bruce Lytle Award for Excellence in Patient Care at the Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Chung is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Joshua Chung

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
127 S. San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(888) 959-2083

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