Anne Lynn S. Chang, MD

Anne Lynn S. Chang, MD

Dermatologist, General dermatologist, Dermatologic oncologist, Cutaneous oncology specialist

Bio:   Anne Lynn S. Chang, M.D., is an Associate Professor of Dermatology, Director of the Advanced Basal Cell Carcinoma Clinic, and Director of Dermatologic Clinical Trials. Her research is both translational and clinical in nature and centers on the human genetics of healthy skin aging and diseases related to aging skin including new treatments for advanced basal cell skin cancers. Her practice in dermatology is at both Stanford Medicine in Redwood City and Stanford Cancer Center at Stanford main campus.
4.8 out of 5
200 Patient Ratings
49 Patient Comments

Skin Cancer Program in Palo Alto

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • 3rd Floor
  • Palo Alto , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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General Dermatology Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City , CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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General Dermatology Clinic in Redwood City

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City , CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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High-Risk Skin Cancer Clinic

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Pavilion B, 4th Floor
  • Redwood City , CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6316
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Professional Education

  • Residency: UCSF Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology and REI (2002) CA
  • Internship: UCSF Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology and REI (2000) CA
  • Residency: Stanford University Hospital and Clinics - Dermatology Department (2007) CA
  • Fellowship: Stanford University Hospital and Clinics - Dermatology Department (2004) CA
  • Medical Education: Harvard Medical School (1999) MA
  • Board Certification: Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology (2007)
  • MD, Harvard Medical School, Medicine (1999)

Honors & Awards

  • Career Development Award, Dermatology Foundation (2009)
  • Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology (2007)
  • Leadership Forum, American Academy of Dermatology (2014)
  • Research Grant/Award, National Rosacea Society (2014-2015)
  • Research Scholar Award, American Skin Association (2013, 2014)

Administrative Appointments

  • Director of Adult Dermatological Clinical Trials, Stanford Dermatology (2007 - Present)
  • Director of the Advanced Basal Cell Carcinoma Clinic, Stanford Dermatology (2011 - Present)

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

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Friendliness

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Explanations

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Listens

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Includes you in decisions

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Clear Communication

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Confidence in your doctor

4.8

Recommended to others

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Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Chang is a caring and patient physician who talks about the current state of my skin issues and presents treatment options when asked.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Chang and her staff are outstanding in their care. Would recommend her to others without reservations.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Very good.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Excellent, outstanding caring.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Anne Chang is very personable not in a rush; very communicative & warm natured; I felt VERY cared for. Dr. Assai surgeon did but not Dr. Chang.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Chang is great! She always spends time and answers all questions and I feel gives special attention to my needs.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Short visit, time necessary was provided.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

The doctor was/is very nice and gave me all the info I needed.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

great staff

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

The best experience of all dermatologists I have been treated by at Stanford or University of Pittsburgh

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4.8 out of 5
200 Patient Ratings
49 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2017

Dr. Chang is a caring and patient physician who talks about the current state of my skin issues and presents treatment options when asked.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Dr. Chang and her staff are outstanding in their care. Would recommend her to others without reservations.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Very good.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Excellent, outstanding caring.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Anne Chang is very personable not in a rush; very communicative & warm natured; I felt VERY cared for. Dr. Assai surgeon did but not Dr. Chang.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Chang is great! She always spends time and answers all questions and I feel gives special attention to my needs.

SHC Patient, Jan 2017

Short visit, time necessary was provided.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

The doctor was/is very nice and gave me all the info I needed.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

great staff

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

The best experience of all dermatologists I have been treated by at Stanford or University of Pittsburgh

SHC Patient, Oct 2016

5 star

SHC Patient, Sep 2016

Dr. Chang is a very caring physician while a lot of true concern for my health.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

excellent physician, very focused on solving my problems

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

I have recommended Dr. Ann Chang to various friends of my mothers

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Anne Chang is excellent. She is very professional, caring and patient. I refer friends to seek her for treatment also.

SHC Patient, Jul 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, May 2016

Both my attending physician and her student resident assistant were very attentive and professional. This has always been one of the best outpatient clinics at Stanford

SHC Patient, May 2016

The doctor was great, answered all my questions and pointed out things that we should discuss.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Fabulous physicians and staff

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Pleasant experience and exemplary service by all staff members.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Dr. Chang is off the chart. I've been seeing her for many years now. She knows I've had a lot of personal tragedy this year & while it doesn't relate to derm, she makes sure my body is appropriately covered during the exam. This is something she just seems to do intuitively.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Feb 2016

Outstanding physician. I feel privileged to be able to be seen/treated by Dr. Chang.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Dr. Chang referred me to the connective tissue disorder clinic due to a recent Sjogren's diagnosis - I appreciate her proactive approach.

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Dr. Chang is very professional and patient. She cares about the patient and very friendly to talk to.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Very good -

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

She is an amazing, attentive, knowledgeable, caring Dr. One of the best in all fields. thank you

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

I am thoroughly satisfied with all aspects of my visit.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Again Dr. Chang and her staff are always professional and courteous and very thorough. They inspire confidence and I very pleased with how well they take care of their patients.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

Dr. Chang forgot to refill my subscriptions. I had 4 refills that we discussed. I went to pharmacy to pick them up 4 days after my appt & Dr. Chang never ordered the refills. I had to go back a different day -

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

She was very apologetic about the delay, which was very nice of her. She treated me very thoroughly and answered all questions I had.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Great experience, as always with Dr. Chang.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

A great experience. Thank you

SHC Patient, May 2015

Doctor didn't warn me that medication was very expensive and might require prior authorization from insurance company.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Wonderful bedside manner, show of compassion, sharing of medical issues.

SHC Patient, Mar 2015

Dr. Anne Chang was most excellent!

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Its all good.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Dr. Chang is superb.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Very good experience!

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Anne Chang is an excellent dr! Very personable, listens, clearly explains things, does not leave patients waiting. Can't say enough good things about her, have been going for years, very respectable and respectful dr.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Very good.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Long period good experience.