Dr. Christopher C. Chang is a board-certified plastic surgeon based in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, serving patients in Maryland, Northern Virginia, and the District.

Comprehensive, cutting-edge plastic surgery for the most discerning patients and professionals in the public eye. 

Privacy and discretion.  Technical precision.  Natural results.





About Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is the practice of surgery to restore form and function to the body.  Although popular culture and the media focuses on Hollywood plastic surgery, aesthetic procedures are becoming more commonplace in communities across the country.  Today, many patients are searching for a cosmetic surgeon in Washington DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia.  Our goal is to educate our patients and provide honest guidance and technical excellence to achieve subtle and natural results.

About you

Regardless if you are young or old, male or female, there are many reasons why you may be curious if plastic surgery is right for you.  Plastic surgery is a diverse field of medicine, incorporating nearly all tissues of the body and blending the skills of science and artistry like no other specialty.  Whether you are considering a facelift to restore your youth, a breast augmentation to balance your figure, or a functional rhinoplasty to improve your nasal air flow, we can help you decide if surgery is right to achieve your goals. 

Choosing a Plastic Surgeon


Choosing a doctor is an important decision in your journey to find a plastic surgeon.   In most major metropolitan areas, there are numerous choices and many qualified physicians.  However, not all surgeons are the same.  Look closely at each person's training background, and experience in the condition of interest.  Is the surgeon board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery?  Make sure you feel comfortable with the practice and staff as well as the physician.  Is the doctor approachable and responsive to your concerns?  Most importantly, do you trust your plastic surgeon and feel that he/she has your best interest?  These thoughts are important considerations when trying to differentiate between many different doctors who all seem to blend together.

Our Office

As craniofacial plastic surgeons, Dr. Chang and Dr. Dufrense have combined their talents to provide patients with a level of service that totals over 50 years of clinical experience.  Our offices are conveniently located for patients from Washington DC, as well as the surrounding districts including Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Rockville, Potomac, Mclean, Great Falls, Reston, Arlington, Fairfax, Falls Church, Vienna, Tysons, Alexandria and Annandale.  Our staff is extremely experienced with all forms of plastic surgery, and specializes in plastic surgical nursing. 


Meet the Doctor

Dr. Chang is a Washington DC area native who focuses on attentive patient care and high quality outcomes.  After training at some of the most selective institutions in the country, he returned to the DMV area to bring some of the best plastic surgery techniques back home. 

He has traveled around the world performing plastic surgery for underprivileged children with birth defects and teaching residents and local surgeons the latest techniques in American plastic surgery.

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Latest News & Blog Articles

January 2016

Dr. Chang travels to Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand with Changing Children's Lives, Inc - a 501(c)(3) charity co-sponsored by Smile Train, Inc.  During the week-long trip, the team with 5 surgical tables, and 32 American practitioners provided care to patients from 2 months to 47 years old from Thailand, Cambodia and Laos.  Dr. Chang performed multiple procedures including cleft lip and palate repair, cleft rhinoplasty, and other pediatric facial surgery.