Dr. Keith Chung is a graduate of Emory School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Once completing Medical School in 1993, he went on to pursue an internship and residency in General Surgery at Ochsner Foundation Hospital in New Orleans. He is a Board Certified General and Bariatric Surgeon, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, (FACS). Settling in Lake Charles in 1998, Dr. Chung has worked extensively with Lake Area Medical Center to create a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary team of General and Bariatric surgery professionals. Dr. Chung is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.