Dr. Edward Chin, MD

Dr. Edward Chin, MD

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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

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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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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

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Inguinal Hernia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chin treats Inguinal Hernia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Chin treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Hernia Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chin performs Hernia Repair more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chin performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chin treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Chin treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital
  • 2006
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2001
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 2000
    State University Of New York At Stony Brook
    Medical School
    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
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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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
Choice Plus POS II
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
United Healthcare