Dr. Doreen Chung, MD

Dr. Doreen Chung, MD

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Urology  |  
Female  |  
39 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Doreen Chung, MD is an urology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from University of Toronto / Faculty of Medicine in 2003 and 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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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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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

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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. "
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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Female Pelvic Disorders
  • Female Urinary Stress Incontinence
  • Headache
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Prolapsed Bladder
  • Rectocele
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stress Incontinence
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Vesicovaginal Fistula

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • 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
  • da Vinci® Sacrocolpopexy

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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NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
America's 50 Best Hospitals Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Chung's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chung to family and friends
4.0
based on 18 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Chung's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

in New York, NY |
Dr. Chung is fantastic! I highly recommend her.
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in Bronx, NY |
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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I was pleased with my experience with Dr Chung. She was very informative with my diagnosis, explaining in layman terms so I wouldn't get lost in medical jargon. You can tell she cares with the questions she asks to get the appropriate tests performed as to not just send you to get tests done for...more
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New York |
My experice with Dr. Chung was excellent. She took her time explaining and making sure that I understood my dignosis and the next steps to be followed. She was caring and personable, open to answer any questions I had. I would recommend Dr. Chung to everyone.
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in Scarsdale, NY |
Dr. Chung is extremely personable. She spent a lot of time with me and was very thorough in her approach to providing care. The surgery she performed yielded excellent results, and now I'm enjoying life...and not going to the bathroom 6 times a night!!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chung accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
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NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
55 Palmer Ave
Bronxville, NY 10708
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NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital
5141 Broadway
New York, NY 10034
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