Julius Tang, MD

After earning his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Tang completed a general surgery residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati. He completed fellowship training in cardiothoracic surgery at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, as well as an advanced fellowship in mechanical circulatory support and thoracic transplantation at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Dr. Tang is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery.

The ability to treat disease as a surgeon has always been Dr. Tang’s ambition, and he knew exactly what his specialty would be as soon as he witnessed a heart surgery. Experienced in LVAD, TAVR, bypass, valve replacement and aortic surgeries, Dr. Tang brings an extremely high level of training and expertise to his patients’ surgical care. Patients appreciate his personable, attentive manner along with his thorough, straightforward explanations.

Dr. Tang grew up in China, where his parents still live—though they visit him annually. Having lived in a diverse variety of U.S. cities since 2000, he is happy to settle in the four-season area of Hampton Roads, where he hopes to own a boat. In his free time, Dr. Tang enjoys hiking, hunting, movies, NFL football, traveling and short-distance road trips.

Locations

Riverside Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
500 J Clyde Morris Boulevard, Building G
602
Newport News, VA
757-534-5511

Medical School

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Residency

Good Samaritan Hospital | TriHealth

Fellowship

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Jackson Memorial Hospital

Board Certifications

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
American Board of Surgery


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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Provider Listened Carefully

4.55

Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions

4.52

Provider Knew Medical History

4.21

Recommend Provider's Office

4.81

Provider Spent Enough Time

4.61

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