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Chuong D. Hoang

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Health Care System

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Cardiothoracic Surgery 300 Pasteur Dr CVRB MC 5407 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 721-6400 Fax (650) 724-6259
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 721-2086
    Alternate Contact
    Donna Minagawa Administrative Associate Tel Work (650) 721-2086
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Cancer> Thoracic Oncology
  • VATS Lung Surgery
  • Mesothelioma
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Transcervical Thymectomy
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound
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Administrative Appointments

  • Co-Director, Stanford Cancer Center Tissue Bank (2008 - present)
  • Member, Stanford Cancer Center (2008 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Traveling Fellowship, American Association for Thoracic Surgery (2007-2008)
  • Cecil J. Watson Research Award, Minnesota Medical Foundation and Minneapolis Society of Internal Medicine (2004)
  • Finalist, 6th Annual C. Walton Lillehei Resident Forum Competition, American Association for Thoracic Surgery (2003)
  • The Henry Buchwald Award, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota (2005)
  • Dr. David Gaviser – Mount Sinai Hospital Surgical Research Award, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota (2005)
  • Dr. Leslie Zieve Research Award, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN (2002)
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Professional Education

Board Certification: Thoracic Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Residency: University of Minnesota School of Medicine MN (2006)
Board Certification: Thoracic Surgery, American Board Thoracic Surgery (2009)
Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania PA (2008)
Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2007)
Internship: UC Davis School of Medicine CA (1999)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

In our thoracic oncology laboratory we study the biology of non-small cell lung carcinoma and mesothelioma. We have a focus on translational research aimed at identifying molecular mechanisms of development, progression and/ or metastasis in these solid tumors.


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