Dr. Mayling Chin Chu, MD

Dr. Mayling Chin Chu, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Mayling Chin Chu, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

48 Livingston St

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 92% of peers
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more than 91% of peers
more than 80% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage


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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.


  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chin Chu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Chin Chu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chin Chu to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chin Chu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very bad experience. My appt. was with Dr. Chin, but I was given an optometrist for my exam. No advance warning. I complained and saw Dr. Chin. She's brusque, interrupted me when I was trying to explain something, then said, You have cataracts. Didn't explain. Then a super-quick eye test for...more
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