Wendy K. Chung, MD, PhD

Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD, Primary Specialty) (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Thyroid Cancer
Cancer Care
Clinical Molecular Genetics and Genomics (Board Certified)
Languages: Spanish
Office Phone: (212) 305-6731
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

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.

Area of Expertise

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Aetna [EPO, HMO, Indemnity, Medicare Managed Care, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]

Affinity [Access (Exchange), Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Amida Care [Special Needs Plan]

Blue Shield [New Jersey]

Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, Indemnity, POS, PPO]

Elderplan [Medicare Managed Care]

Emblem/GHI [HMO, Medicare Managed Care, PPO]

Emblem/HIP [ConnectiCare, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), NYP Employee Plan, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]

Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Guardian Life [Guardian Life]

Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield [Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield]

Independent Health [Independent Health]

Local 1199 [Local 1199]

MagnaCare [MagnaCare]

Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]

Multiplan [Multiplan]

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]

POMCO [POMCO]

UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]

VNSNY CHOICE [SelectHealth]

WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Education

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

Locations

Russ Berrie Medical Science Pavilion

1150 St. Nicholas Avenue
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-6731

Fax: (212) 305-9058

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics (in Medicine)