Ian C. Chang, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist

Ian C. Chang, M.D., is a board certified cardiologist and cardiac imaging specialist. His practice is dedicated to the cardiovascular care for patients with amyloidosis, hematologic malignancies, and cancer. Prior to joining the consulting staff at Mayo Clinic, Dr. Chang was an Assistant Professor at Georgetown University and a faculty mentor for medical students at Georgetown University School of Medicine. He was part of the Cardiac Amyloidosis and Cardio-Oncology Programs, and an advanced imaging cardiologist performing cardiovascular MRI, CT, and echocardiography at the MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute in Washington, DC. Outside of work, he is a cross country skier and enjoys sculling and trail running with his family.

Dr. Chang's professional interests include:

  • Cardiac and systemic amyloidosis
  • Cardiovascular care in patients with hematologic malignancies, myeloma, and dysproteinemia
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Cardiovascular care in cancer survivorship and adult survivors of childhood cancer
  • Transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography
  • Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT)
  • Medical education
  1. 2019
    Fellowship - Multimodality Cardiovascular Imaging Track. Level III training in cardiovascular magnetic resonance, computed tomography, and echocardiography; and level II training in nuclear cardiology. Mayo Clinic, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Department of Radiology
  2. 2019
    Fellowship - General cardiology, cardiac amyloidosis, and cardio-oncologyMayo Clinic, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  3. 2015
    Chief Resident - Internal MedicineUniversity of Minnesota, Department of Medicine
  4. 2014
    Residency - Internal MedicineUniversity of Minnesota, Department of Medicine
  5. 2012
    Internship - Internal MedicineUniversity of Minnesota, Department of Medicine
  6. 2009
    Doctor of MedicineNational Yang-Ming University

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    Educator of the Year, Cardiovascular Disease FellowshipMedStar Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University
  2. 2019
    Fellow of the American College of Cardiology American College of Cardiology
  3. 2018
    Presidential Travel AwardInternational Symposium on Amyloidosis
  4. 2016
    Junior Researcher Travel AwardAmyloidosis Foundation
  5. 2014
    Best Resident TeacherUniversity of Minnesota, Internal Medicine Residency

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - 2021
    Planning Committee Member, Cardio-Oncology Grand RoundsMedStar Heart and Vascular Institute
  2. 2019 - 2021
    Founding Member, Light Chain Cardiac Amyloidosis Working GroupMedStar Heart and Vascular Institute
  3. 2019 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Cardiology

Publications