Christine Chung, MD, RPVI is a board-certified attending vascular surgeon in the Division of Vascular Surgery at NYU Winthrop Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery at Stony Brook University’s School of Medicine.
Dr. Chung received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Brown University and earned her Doctor of Medicine with Honors at the New York University School of Medicine. She completed her Vascular Surgery training at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. As a fully accredited Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI), she is adept at reading and interpreting studies performed in the vascular lab.
Dr. Chung has accumulated extensive vascular research experience with 21 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals and 18 presentations at major meetings. She has won travel scholarships and awards for her research in carotid disease and abdominal aneurysms. Dr. Chung is an active member of the Society for Vascular Surgery, the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, and the New York Society for Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Chung has a strong clinical interest in treating all aspects of venous disease, especially in the minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins. Her other clinical interests encompass abdominal aortic aneurysms, aortic dissections, carotid artery disease, hemodialysis access, peripheral vascular disease, limb salvage, iliocaval reconstruction for occlusive disease, and deep vein thrombosis. She is adept at both minimally invasive and open techniques to treat all vascular arterial and pathology.