David Chang, M.D. | St. Paul Spine Surgeon | Midwest Spine & Brain Institute Roseville
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David Chang, M.D., Ph.D., D.A.B.N.S.

David Chang, M.D., Ph.D., D.A.B.N.S.

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Dr. David Chang - St. Paul Spine SurgeonDr. David Chang is a Board Certified Neurosurgeon who joined Midwest Spine & Brain Institute in 2015. He received his M.D. and Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in neurosurgery at the Mount Sinai Hospital, and his neurosurgical fellowship at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Dr. Chang began his career as a neurosurgeon at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, MN. He has also practiced at St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth, Rochester Brain & Spine, and (most recently) Baptist Hospital in Columbus, MS. 

Read more about Dr. Chang on his website.



Johns Hopkins University, B.S. 

Medical School:

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, M.D., Ph.D.


Mount Sinai Hospital, General Surgery


Mount Sinai Hospital, Neurosurgery 


NIH-NINDS, Neurosurgical Fellowship

Academic Appointments

Adjunct Professor, Department of Agriculture and Biological Engineering, 2/1/2014

Professional Experience

  • Midwest Spine & Brain Institute, Stillwater, MN 2015 – Present
  • Baptist Hospital, Columbus, MS 8/2012 – 2015
  • Locum Tenens, Sanford Hospital, Fargo, North Dakota, 5/2012 – 7/2012
  • Rochester Brain & Spine, 6/2010 – 5/2012
  • Neurological Surgery, P.C., 5/2009 – 4/2010
  • Hospital Staff Neurosurgeon, St. Luke’s Hospital, Duluth, MN 3/2008 – 4/2009
  • Hospital Staff Neurosurgeon, Regions Hospital, St. Paul, MN 6/2006 – 2/2008
  • Solo private practice, Columbus, MS, 7/2002 – 6/2006


American Board of Neurological Surgery - 2007


  • State of Georgia, number 57944, issued 05/31/2011
  • State of Minnesota, number 48863, issued 09/09/06
  • State of Mississippi, number 17626, issued 06/03/02
  • State of New York, number 213510, issued 03/25/99
  • State of North Dakota, number 12268, issued 7/27/2012
  • State of Ohio, number 098363, issued 12/09/11


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