Victor Y. Chang, M.D.
Dr. Chang was born in Princeton, New Jersey and grew up in Tampa, Florida. He received his Bachelors Degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. After college, he spent two years as a professional photographer doing documentary work with patients and physicians. He then went on to graduate from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. After completing an Internal Medicine internship, Dr. Chang continued his ophthalmology residency at the Cullen Eye Institute of Baylor College of Medicine where he served as Chief Resident during his final year. Dr. Chang completed his fellowship in Cornea and External Disease, and Refractive Surgery at the Duke University Eye Center. Dr. Chang has contributed to widely circulated journals on topics such as ocular herpetic disease and advanced intraocular lens power calculations, prevention of endophthalmitis following intraocular surgery, and the management of dry eye syndrome associated with laser vision correction surgery.
Dr. Chang is presently active in professional memberships such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery, American Medical Association, and the Cullen Eye Institute Alumni Association. His honors and awards during his academic career include The Duke Chronicle Scholarship for Editors, Sclafani Memorial Scholarship Award for Journalistic Excellence and Charismatic Leadership, Milton Boniuk and Lions Eye Bank Research Grant Recipient, Goar Resident Research Award Finalist, Ophthalmology Times Resident Writer’s Award Program Nominee, Chief Resident for Cullen Eye Institute, and Best Fellow Teacher Award chosen by ophthalmic technician trainees at Duke.
Dr. Chang’s service and volunteerism accomplishments include being a Big-Brother to youth living with chronic illnesses, being a clinical volunteer and mentor at the Houston Outreach Medicine, Education, and Social Services (HOMES), serving as Chief Resident at Cullen Eye Institute, and participating in the Duke Eye Clinic health screening outreach.
Dr. Chang practices comprehensive ophthalmology, cornea and external disease, and refractive surgery. He was welcomed to the practice as a physician partner and is excited to provide quality care to our patients at our Katy office. When not at work, Dr. Chang enjoys culinary arts and home renovation with his wife Elaine, who is also an ophthalmologist. He also dedicates his leisure time to photography and cycling.
Dr. Chang sees patients at our Katy and Northwest locations.