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Helen H. Chung, MD

Internal Medicine

About Dr. Chung

Departments

Internal Medicine 

Patient Stories

Insurance

Please call our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. If you have out of network benefits, then your insurance may reimburse you for a portion of your office visit. We will work with you and your insurance to minimize your out-of-pocket costs. Financial assistance may be available for patients in need.

Credentials

Appointments

Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery 

Certification

ABIM 

Education

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 2003

Internship

Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2004

Residency

Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2006

State Licensure

Languages

English, Spanish, Korean proficiency

Publications by Dr. Chung

Selected Journal Articles

Selected Publications 

Chung HH, Morjaria S, Frame J, Riley M, Martin S, Bhatia A, Fenelus M, Fallah F and Goss C. Rethinking the need for a transfusion threshold of 50K/l for lumbar punctures in cancer patients. Transfusion, accepted June 2020

Scordo M, Morjaria SM, Littmann ER, Bhatia A, Chung HH, Maloy M, DeAngelis LM, Giralt SA, Taur Y and Sauter CS. Distinctive infectious complications in patients with central nervous system lymphoma undergoing thiotepa, busulfan, and cyclophosphamide-conditioned autologous stem cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2018 Apr 18. pii: S1083-8791(18)30194-0. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.04.013. [Epub ahead of print]

Chung HH, Tsyvkin L. Tumor Lysis Syndrome. Review article. Hospital Medicine Clinics 2016 5(3): 425-438.

Koo DJ, Goring TN, Saltz LB, Kerperlev M, Kumar CB, Salvit C, Chung HH, Abou-Alfa GK, Martin SC and Egan BC. Hospitalists on an inpatient tertiary care oncology teaching service. JOP 2015 Jan 6. pii: JOP.2014.000661

Maytin EV, Chung HH, Seetharaman MV. Hyaluronan participates in the epidermal response to disruption of the permeability barrier in vivo. Am J Pathol 2004; 165:1331-1341

Nakamura K, Chung HH, Graziano MSA, Gross CG. Dynamic representation of eye position in the parieto-occipital sulcus. J Neurophysiol 1999; 81(5):2374-85

Research

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of July 15, 2020, Dr. Chung reported no relationships with healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.