Chun K. Yip, MD

Chun K. Yip, MD Specialties: Internal Medicine, Pulmonology

Chun K. Yip, MD
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Pulmonology
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One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors


161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032

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About Chun K. Yip, MD

Dr. Chun Yip is a Professor Emeritus and Special Lecturer of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). He has served as a clinician educator for many years at CUMC. He retired from full-time academic clinical practice in 2015, but continues with his educational role teaching fellows and medical students. He currently volunteers as a staff pulmonologist at an inner city community health center.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Asthma

  • Emphysema

  • Lung Disease

  • Tuberculosis


  • Fellowship: Bellevue Hospital-NYU Program
  • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Yeshiva University
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • Chinese

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  • A.O.A. Honor Medical Society
  • 2005 Scientific Award, Chinese American Medical Society
  • 2005 President of Society of the Alumni of The Presbyterian Hospital in the City of New York
  • 2006 Ewig Clinical Education Fund Award for Outstanding Teaching, Department of Medicine, Columbia University
  • 1998-2000, 2008 Listed in "The Best Doctors in New York in Pulmonary Disease", New York Magazine
  • 1997-2021 Listed in "Top Doctors: New York Metro Area", Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  • 2009 Distinguished Practitioner Award, Society of Practitioners of the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
  • 2012 & 2015 Medical House Staff Teaching Award, Department of Medicine, NY Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia
  • 2012 Honoree, Annual Fundraising Dinner of Chinatown Health Clinic Foundation, New York City
  • 2019 Community Service Award, Chinese American Medical Society