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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Daniel G. Tang, MD

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Daniel Tang, MD


Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Surgery

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About Daniel Tang, MD

Dr. Tang is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon who performs the full spectrum of adult cardiac surgery. He has a special interest in the surgical management of patients with end-stage heart and lung failure. He currently serves as Director of the Cardiothoracic Transplantation Program at Inova.

Dr. Tang believes in providing comprehensive compassionate care to patients facing major surgery and life-threatening illness.

Previously, Dr. Tang held the Richard R. Lower, MD Endowed Professorship in Cardiovascular Surgery and served as the Surgical Director of Cardiac Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support at Virginia Commonwealth University. He joined Inova Medical Group with more than 20 years of clinical experience.

A native of Northern Virginia, Dr. Tang is happy to be home. In his spare time he likes to run, bike, fish and spend time with his family.


  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Member, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Member, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation


Medical Education

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine 1999


Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Training Specialty: General Surgery
06/28/1999 - 06/30/2006
University of Michigan Health System
Training Specialty: Thoracic Surgery
07/01/2006 - 06/30/2008


Stanford University School of Medicine
Training Specialty: Lung and Heart Lung Transplantation
07/01/2008 - 6/30/2009

Board Certification

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Surgery

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