Dr. Derek Chong, MD

Dr. Derek Chong, MD

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Dr. Derek Chong, MD is an epilepsy neurophysiologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Calgary Faculty Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in epilepsy & neurophysiology, clinical neurophysiology, and more.

130 E 77th St Fl 8

New York, NY 10075

Contact Information

(212) 434-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Chong's Experience

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Dr. Chong's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • Board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology, Neurology and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

5  Specialties

  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)

3  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

90  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Calgary Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Columbia Univ Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chong's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chong to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Chong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Chong provided care for me for five days during a stay at Lennox Hill hospital after contracting a virus that led to Encephalitis. During a traumatic and scary experience, he provided superb treatment and genuinely cared about my well being. Not only that, he's personable any d easy to follow.
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Best neurologist out there!
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In response to Milagros Perez; I agree that Northwell has definitely been different from NYU. But it has to do with the hospital and the staff, not the doctor. I personally felt the difference and the first appointments were not the smoothest. But Dr. Chong continues to be the best neurologist out...more
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I was a patient of Dr. Chong since he was at NYU. After moving to Lenox Hill, it's now horrible. His staff does not follow through. All I need is an MRI since May 25th. Now I'm stuck with terrible headaches and dizziness, affecting my eye sight. He does not return any of my calls. The Dr. Chong I...more
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A True Life Saver. Dr.Chong met our college age daughter in 2011 after numerous assorted specialists diagnosed mental illness and threw their hands up. Knowing it was not psychiatric, Dr. Chong agreed After miraculously finding Dr Chong, and upon our subsequent first visit and exam he confidently...more
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