Having Hope allows patients to get through the process easier and cope with their diagnosis better. I always tell my patients that I'm here to fight for them and with them.
Hang T. Dang, D.O., is a fellowship-trained breast surgical oncologist with aesthetic fellowship experience who specializes in image-guided breast biopsies, nipple-sparing mastectomies, intraoperative radiation therapy and oncoplastic reconstructive breast surgery.
Committed to compassionate care and exceptional cosmetic results, Dr. Dang earned her medical degree from and trained at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and completed a breast surgical oncology fellowship at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She then completed an aesthetic breast surgery fellowship at Northern Westchester Hospital in New York.
Dr. Dang has significant experience educating women about breast cancer and is active in numerous professional organizations.
The most important thing Dr. Dang wants to instill in her patients is hope.
2016, FACS (Fellow of the American College of Surgeon)
2015, FACOS (Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeon)
2013, General Surgery, American College of Osteopathic Surgeon
2005, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey
2001, Master of Science, Biology, Farleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, New Jersey
2000, Bachelor of Science, biology, with a concentration in biotechnology, minor in chemistry, Farleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, New Jersey
2012, Fellowship, Surgical Breast Aesthetic, Northern Westchester Hospital, Breast Aesthetic Institute, Mount Kisco, New York
2010-2011, Fellowship, Surgical Breast Oncology, Magee-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2006-2010, Residency, General Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey
2005-2006, Internship, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey — School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, New Jersey
2020-present, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Breast Surgery, Department of Surgery, City of Hope, Newport Beach, California
2015-2019, Breast Surgical Oncologist, BreastLink, Orange, California
2015-2019, Subinvestigator, Hoag Hospital Newport Beach, Newport Beach, California
2015-2019, Primary Investigator and Sub-Investigator, Cancer Research Collaboration Inc., Santa Ana, California
2012-2015, Breast Surgical Oncologist, Guthrie Medical Clinic, Sayre, Pennsylvania
Awards & Memberships
2021, Orange County Medical Association Physician of Excellent
2011, First Place, American College of Osteopathic Surgeon, Robert C. Erwin Literary Award
2010, Chief Surgical Resident Award, UMDNJ-SOM: Surgery Department, Stratford, New Jersey
Society of Surgical Oncology
American Society of Breast Surgeon
American College Osteopathic Surgeon
American College of Surgeons
American College Physicians
Association of Women Surgeon
Polat AK, Dang HT, Soran A. Yellow Nail Syndrome: Treatment of lymphedema using Low Pressure Compression. Lymphatic Reseach and Biology. March 2012; 10(1):30-2
McGuire KP, Toro-Burguete J, Dang H, Young J, Soran A, Zuley M, Bhargava R, Bonaventura M, Johnson R, Ahrendt G. MRI staging after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer: Does Tumor Biology Affect Accuracy? Annals of Surgical Oncology. October 2011, Vol 18, Issue 11
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My Dr Hang Dang is best there is.. An excellent surgeon, extremely thorough, compassionate, wonderful bedside manner, a good communicator. And I am confident I have the best care possible with her. I am so thankful COH - Verified patient
Great experience, felt like I was in great hands handling my condition - Verified patient
Dr Dang has always been there for me in every way. She gives me so much time and answers all my questions thoroughly. - Verified patient
I love my Dr Dang, she is the best! - Verified patient
Dr. Dang went over and above explaining a survivorship plan and explain the diagnostic images. She was patient and thorough in her examination. She exceeded my expectations. - Verified patient