Dr Stephen Chang obtained his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery at the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1994 then went on to pursue his fellowship in Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2003. He continued his training in laparoscopic hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, and liver transplantation in Paris, France. He is the pioneer for the Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery and was the first among the first in the world to publish his experience in single incision laparoscopic gallbladder surgery, liver resection and pancreas resection. He has since been spearheading the Living Donor Liver Transplant Program in Singapore. Dr Chang is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor at NUS and has conducted clinical research in basic science and Medtech development.
Dr Chang holds the President of the Hepatopancreatobiliary Association of Singapore, is a member of the International Laparoscopic Liver Society and the Singapore Representative in the Asia-Pacific Laparoscopic Hepatectomy Promotion and Development Expert Committee.