Ricky Chang, MD is currently an Associate Physician Diplomate at UCLA Center for East West Medicine. In conjunction, he is working with a dedicated team led by Dr Ka-Kit Hui on a project to bring the integrative East-West model to the underserved population through collaboration with Tzu Chi Medical Foundation (TCMF). TCMF is part of Tzu Chi Foundation, which is an international humanitarian non-government organization recognized by the United Nation. The project vision is to provide cross-disciplinary integrative medicine training for health professionals and health coaches through online and offline training.
Dr Ricky Chang is currently licensed and board certified in Internal Medicine. After finishing residency in 2015, he worked as a Hospitalist at a cancer center. For the last 2 years he has been working and teaching resident physicians at an academic institution, Maricopa Integrated Health System in Phoenix, AZ.
His interest in integrative medicine was sparked when he was a medical student. And during his time taking care of terminally ill patients at the cancer center, he wanted to learn more ways to help alleviate pain and suffering. This motivated him to complete additional training in medical