Dr. Steve Chung, MD

Dr. Steve Chung, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Steve Chung, MD is a neurology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurology, neuropsychology, and more.

755 E McDowell Rd Fl 3

Phoenix, AZ 85006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • 25 More

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Dr. Chung's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Epilepsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chung treats Epilepsy more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Centrotemporal Epilepsy
  • Continuous Spike-Wave During Slow Sleep Syndrome
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic-Astatic Crisis
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Dominant Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Neonatal, Recessive Form
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Occipital
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
  • Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized, Susceptibility to
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 1
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 3
  • Epilepsy, Nocturnal, Frontal Lobe Type 4
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Epilepsy, Progressive, Myoclonic 3
  • Infant Epilepsy With Migrant Focal Crisis
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Sleep-Related Epilepsy
  • Temporal Epilepsy, Familial
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chung treats Brain Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Chung treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chung treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Chung treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Chung's conditions and procedures:

24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Aneurysm
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Confusion
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Dystonia
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Electrophysiological Study
Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myoclonus
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Parkinson's Disease
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Pseudoseizure
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Restless Leg Syndrome
Seizure Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Stroke
Syncope
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Tic Disorders
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tuberous Sclerosis
Vascular Disease
Vertigo
Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

My mission, along with the Banner University Medical Center, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities. This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Neuropsychology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

Education

  • University Of California-San Francisco; Clinical Neurophysiology
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of California-San Francisco; Neurology
    Residency Hospital
  • Northwestern University-Evanston Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1994
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994

Awards

Dr. Chung's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chung

3.7

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
53.84615384615385%
(7)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
3 Stars
15.384615384615385%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
23.076923076923077%
(3)

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HIghly reccomend. Better than another neuropsychologist in Scottsdale that I also saw.
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He is an excellent doctor. He answered so many questions I had for my daughter who has seizure disorder. My daughter saw several other neurologist and even one epilepsy specialist at Barrow, he is the one who really answered and cares for my daughter. I wish I found him early. We were referred to...Read More
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AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Ameriben
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Motorola Health Plans
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Arizona PHCS
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
Bashas Benefit Trust
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
City of Mesa Health Plan
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
Coventry Health Care
CRS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Choice of Arizona
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Health Net
Healthcare Connect
Indian Health Service
LifeWise
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
MultiPlan
RAN/AMN
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Phoenix Health Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
SCAN Health Plan
Self Pay
Southwest Service Administrators, Inc.
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare
PacifiCare PPO
Secure Horizons
Sierra Health
United Healthcare