Dr. Edward Chin, MD

Dr. Edward Chin, MD

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Age 44
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Dr. Edward Chin, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from State University Of New York At Stony Brook in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

5 E 98th St

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hernia Repair
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

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57  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cystectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • State University Of New York At Stony Brook
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Society, 2000
Media & Publications

Dr. Chin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chin

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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(12)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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Dr. Chin and his team meshed my bilateral inguinal hernia four days ago, and I am already resuming my activities. No lifting of course, and resting as much as possible, yes. They did a fantastic job. I took no painkillers after leaving Mt. Sinai. An A++++ experience. Due to my own scheduling...Read More
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Tom in New York City – Jun 04, 2018
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Dr. Chin is the best surgeon I have ever come across. He spent over two hours extra in surgery making sure everything was perfect. He then took the time to explain everything to me and my family. He had the best bedside manor of any surgeon. I couldn’t recommend him more.
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Jan 15, 2018
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Dr. Edward Chin has the absolute worst bedside manner of any Dr. I can ever recall meeting. Near the end of our 'conversation', Dr. Edward Chin actually said and I quote "I don't care whether you decide to have surgery or not." Most of his time was spent rolling his eyes at my questions. Dr. Edward...Read More
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