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Wendy K. Chung, MD, PhD

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Biography

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.

Affiliation
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Primary Specialty
Clinical Genetics (MD) (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Clinical Molecular Genetics
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
Clinical Expertise
Inborn Metabolism Disorder
Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip
Congenital Heart Disease
Seizures
Cancer Genetics
Arrhythmia
Genetic Counseling
Mental Retardation
Pediatric Seizures
Abdominal Hernia
Pancreatic Cancer
Pediatric Mental Retardation
Pulmonary Hypertension
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
GHI [EPO, PPO]
Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
Local 1199
MagnaCare
Medicaid [CT, NJ, NY]
Medicare
Multiplan
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
POMCO
United Healthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]
VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]
Gender
Female

OFFICE INFORMATION

This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-5890
Primary Office
Russ Berrie Medical Science Pavilion
1150 St. Nicholas Avenue
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-6731
Fax: (212) 305-9058
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Non-English Languages Spoken:
Spanish
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