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 13 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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chin treats Inguinal Hernia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Chin treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chin treats Hernia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chin treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
Hernia Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chin performs Hernia Repair more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Chin performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Chin's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Bladder Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cystectomy
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
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 and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward Chin, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from State University Of New York At Stony Brook in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Society, 2000

Dr. Chin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chin

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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Dr. Chin's Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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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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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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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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
Neighborhood Health Plan
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
UnitedHealthCare
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