Physician’s Profile

Top Doctor: 

Wendy K. Chung, MD, PhD

Department of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Clinical Genetics

Dr. Chung is a board certified clinical geneticist with a PhD in molecular genetics. She received her MD from Cornell University and her PhD from The Rockefeller University. She is director of the clinical genetics program at Columbia University, a co-director of the molecular genetics diagnostics lab, and heads a research laboratory in the division of molecular genetics investigating the genetic bases for a variety of Mendelian and complex traits.

Board Certificates
Clinical Genetics and Genomics (MD)
Clinical Molecular Genetics and Genomics
Areas of Expertise:
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Cancer Care
  • Inborn Metabolism Disorder
  • Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Seizures
  • Cancer Genetics
  • Arrhythmia
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Mental Retardation
  • Pediatric Seizures
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pediatric Mental Retardation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension