Dr. Russell Chin, MD

Dr. Russell Chin, MD

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Electrodiagnostic Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o
(16)

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Dr. Russell Chin, MD is an electrodiagnostician in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in electrodiagnostic medicine and neurology.Read his story

The Neuromuscular Service at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

1305 York Ave Fl 2

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

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Dr. Chin's Experience

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Dr. Chin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Chin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chin "Russell L. Chin, MD received his medical degree from the Medical School of the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio and completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Loma Linda University Medical Center in California. He then completed Neurology residency and a fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he also served as Chief Resident. This was followed by a clinical fellowship in Peripheral Neuropathy with Dr. Norman Latov at the Peripheral Neuropathy Center of Weill Cornell Medical College. His clinical and research interests include the diagnosis and treatment of various autoimmune neuropathies, including chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy and multifocal motor neuropathy, and neuropathies associated with other medical illnesses such as connective tissue disease, celiac disease and infectious diseases. He also sees patients with other neuromuscular conditions, such as compressive mononeuropathies and motor neuron disease. He is the director of the EMG Laboratory at the Peripheral Neuropathy Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chin "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. "

2  Specialties

  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

17  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

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 Tx Health Scis Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chin to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 3
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Dr. Chin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I have never written a review but felt strongly about the wonderful care and attention I rec’d from Dr. Chin. He is extremely kind and caring. He went above and beyond to help me. Absolutely wonderful physician!
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I have been ill for over 4 years. Because of all my immune disorders it has been very difficult to find a Doctor who knew what I had. I have 3 immune disorders and know 1 and maybe 2 rare diseases. Dr. Chin diagnosed me with 1 rare disease and the other is still on the table. Dr. Chin is kind,...more
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Dr. Chin is far and above one of the better doctors I have ever come across. His bedside manner is only exceeded by his expertise. He is patient, listens (REALLY listens) and knows hos stuff. He thinks outside the box and is tenacious. He set me on a path that took years to find.,
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Passionate, caring ,understanding and most of all full of wisdom.Doctor Chin cares about his patients and his staff is amazing.
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Dr. Chin is a gre at listener and excellent doctor to diagnose tough neurological conditions. Dr. Chin examines thoroughly and puts the patient at ease which to me is a treatment by itself.
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