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Tung T. Trang, MD, FACS

Dr. Tung Trang is the current Chief of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Oncology. He was previously the Chief of the Division of Head and Neck Oncology in the Department of Otolaryngology at the MetroHealth Medical Center, Case School of Medicine in Cleveland, OH.  Dr. Trang is the only head and neck cancer surgeon in Kern county.   In addition, Dr. Trang performs surgery of the anterior skull base specializing in the endoscopic removal of skull base tumors.   He also performs surgery for chronic ear disease.   

Dr. Trang attended the University of Rochester for Medical School. He then trained in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Case School of Medicine's University Hospitals of Cleveland. After his training at Case, he was offered a faculty position among the Case faculty and served as the director of Head and Neck Oncology at MetroHealth Medical Center prior to moving to Kern Medical Center.

Board Certification:              American Board of Otolaryngology, Diplomate

Medical School:                     University of Rochester, School of Medicine, Rochester, New York
Internship:                               University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio
Residency:                              University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio

Certificates and Affiliations: 

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology HNS
  • American Board of Otolaryngology
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow 
  • American Medical Association