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Wendy K. Chung, MD, PhD

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Dr. Chung is a board certified clinical geneticist with a PhD in molecular genetics. She received her MD from Cornell University and her PhD from The Rockefeller University. She is director of the clinical genetics program at Columbia University, a co-director of the molecular genetics diagnostics lab, and heads a research laboratory in the division of molecular genetics investigating the genetic bases for a variety of Mendelian and complex traits.

Primary Specialties
Pediatrics (Board Certified)
Medical Genetics (Board Certified)
Education And Training
Weill Cornell Medical College
Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Areas of Expertise
Clinical Genetics
Cancer Genetics
Pulmonary Hypertension
Genetic Counseling
Abdominal Hernia
Pediatric Seizures
Inborn Metabolism Disorder
Mental Retardation
Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip
Pancreatic Cancer
Congenital Heart Disease
Pediatric Mental Retardation
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Affinity [HMO, Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), PPO]
Health First [HMO, Medicaid]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Health Net (PHS) [HMO, POS, PPO]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [HMO]
Local 1199 [Union]
Medicare [Medicare]
Neighborhood Health Providers [Medicaid]
Oxford Health Plans [Community Medicare, Medicare Advantage]
United Healthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, EPO, HMO, POS, PPO]


This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-6731
Primary Office
3959 Broadway
New York, NY 10032
Phone: (212) 305-6731
Fax: (212) 305-9058
Non-English Languages Spoken:
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