Dr. Doreen Chung, MD

Dr. Doreen Chung, MD

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Urology  ·  
Female  ·  
39 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Doreen Chung, MD is an urology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in urology, neurology, and more.Read her story

Columbia University Medical Center Urology

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 11

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chung performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 94% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Chung's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Chung's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chung "Doreen Chung, M.D. specializes in male and female urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, female urology, and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). She also has an interest in vaginal and minimally-invasive surgery for urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, artificial urinary sphincters for post-prostatectomy male incontinence, and laser procedures for the treatment of BPH (including vaporization and enucleation techniques). Dr. Chung has published numerous articles and book chapters on these topics and is actively involved in clinical research. Her current investigations focus on clinical outcomes, biological graft use in the treatment of pelvic prolapse, and the effect of diabetes on voiding and incontinence. Dr. Chung completed her medical degree and residency at the University of Toronto. Following her residency, she completed fellowships in voiding dysfunction, incontinence, and female urology at Weill Cornell Medical College and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Before joining Columbia, Dr. Chung was a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at The University of Chicago Medicine. Dr. Chung is board certified in Urology as well as in the subspecialty of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. She is a member of the American Urological Association, the American Urogynecologic Society, the International Continence Society and the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chung "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

3  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

56  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • da Vinci® Sacrocolpopexy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pubovaginal Sling
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Sling
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Surgery

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 Toronto / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University of Toronto Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Toronto Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chung's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chung to family and friends
21 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Chung's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Dr. Chung has been our Urologist for 4 years during the most challenging period we have faced regarding urological health concerns including bladder issues, kidney issues, and the treatment of infections that required hospitalizations, Dr. Chung has been our trusted provider and surrogate family...more
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She is super caring and the most compassionate surgeon I have ever seen. I had a sling procedure with her and was very pleased with the results. I would highly recommend her!
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Dr. Chung was the most honest Dr. I have ever seen. She made me feel that I would get better and have a better life then before. I know my surgery was not an easy one either. I cannot thank her enough for taking me on as a patient!
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Dr. Chung is fantastic! I highly recommend her.
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I had an enlarged prostate and could only urinate by shoving a catheter into my urethra. Dr. Chung gave me several diagnostic tests and then performed surgery to ridicule the size of my prostate. She did an excellent job and the surgery was successful. Dr. Chung is also a kind, compassionate person...more
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