David H. Chong, MD

David H. Chong, MD

David H. Chong, MD

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177 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US

Insurances Accepted


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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Magnacare national
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare

About David H. Chong, MD


Dr. David H. Chong is the Medical Director for all Critical Care Services at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine, he did all his post-graduate training at Columbia University. After spending some time at NYU-Bellevue as the director of the critical care program, he was recruited back to Columbia to be NewYork-Presbyterian's first Hospital Director of Critical Care Services. He also chairs the Inter-ICU Committee, and co-chairs the Regional GNYHA Critical Care Leadership Network.Dr. Chong attends in the MICU and on the Critical Care/Ventilator Management Consult Service often ...
Dr. David H. Chong is the Medical Director for all Critical Care Services at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine, he did all his post-graduate training at Columbia University. After spending some time at NYU-Bellevue as the director of the critical care program, he was recruited back to Columbia to be NewYork-Presbyterian's first Hospital Director of Critical Care Services. He also chairs the Inter-ICU Committee, and co-chairs the Regional GNYHA Critical Care Leadership Network.Dr. Chong attends in the MICU and on the Critical Care/Ventilator Management Consult Service often during the year and has received several teaching awards at Columbia and NYU. He is also an Associate Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program. He is involved in teaching and educating the staff, nurses, medical students as well as patients. His is committed to ensure that we always put our patients first, and to always provide the best critical care anywhere.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Awards


  • 1992 Mission Assistance Program (MAP) International's Reader's Digest Fellowship
  • 1995 Doctors of the World, Kosovo in the Former Yugoslavia
  • 1998 Fellow of the Year (Medical House Staff Award: Excellence in Clinical Teaching)
  • 1999 Attending of the Year (Medical House Staff Award: Excellence in Clinical Teaching)
  • 2000 Residency Teaching Attending Award. In recognition of extraordinary educational efforts on behalf of the residency-training program in Internal Medicine (1994-1999)
  • 2005 Outstanding Teacher Award. Mountainside Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program Teaching Award presented by the senior residents
  • 2007 Teacher of the Year Award, Bellevue Hospital, Residency Program Teaching Award for excellence in clinical teaching
  • 2010 Presidential Citation, for outstanding contributions to the Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • 2011 Presidential Citation, for outstanding contributions to the Society of Critical Care Medicine

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