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Helen H. Chung, MD

Internal Medicine

About Dr. Chung

Departments

Internal Medicine 

Patient Stories

Insurance

If your insurance is not listed, 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

HSS has a long history of supporting appropriate relationships with industry because they advance HSS's mission to provide the highest quality patient care, improve patient mobility, and enhance the quality of life for all, and to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and their related disciplines through research and education.

As of February 21, 2023, Dr. Chung reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

HSS and its physicians make this information available to patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest and Commitment Policy prohibits physicians from collecting royalties on products they develop that are used on patients at HSS.