Dr. Paul Chai, Doctor
  • Doctor
  • Cardiac Surgery · Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Dr. Paul Chai

3.7

  • Titles & Designations: MD

  • Years of Experience: …

  • Gender: …

  • Age: 48

  • Accepting New Patients

Specialties

Specialties

Cardiac Surgery

Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Thoracic Surgery

Conditions Treated

Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Aneurysm

Aneurysm of Heart

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome

Aortic Stenosis

Aortic Valve Regurgitation

Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial Flutter

Cardiomyopathy

Coarctation of the Aorta

Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders

Congenital Heart Defects

Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric

Ebstein's Anomaly

Heart Disease

Lung Cancer

Patent Ductus Arteriosus

Pediatric Heart Disease

Pericardial Disease

Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation

Pulmonary Disease

Pulmonary Valve Disease

Secondary Hypertension

Tetralogy of Fallot

Thrombosis

Vascular Disease

Vesicoureteral Reflux

Procedures Performed

Congenital Heart Surgery

Fontan Operation

Heart Defect Repair

Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)

About Dr. Paul Chai

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  • No Malpractice Claims

Languages

English

Biography

Dr. Paul Chai brings a breadth and depth of expertise in complex neonatal surgery and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. In addition to directing NYP/Columbia's pediatric heart transplantation and mechanical assist device services, Dr. Chai also directs congenital heart surgery services at the Weill Cornell campus. He performs aortic valve surgery, including valve-sparing root replacements, in both pediatric and adult patients; and continues to care for his patients as they grow into adulthood as part of the hospital's adult congenital heart disease service.

Treatment Approach

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.

Education

Duke University School of Medicine

Medical School

1994

Duke University Medical Center

Internship Hospital

1995

Duke University Medical Center

Residency Hospital

2001

Univ of Mich-Cs Mott Children's Hosp

Fellowship Hospital

2009

Board Certifications

Congenital Cardiac Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery

General Surgery

American Board of Surgery

Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Publications & Research

Unspecified

Awards & Recognition

Unspecified

Memberships

Unspecified

Associated Practices & Hospitals

NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Hospital

Weill Cornell Medicine's Cardiothoracic Surgery

Medical Practice

Morgan Stanely Children's Hospital of NewYork-Prebyterian

Medical Practice

Insurance

Aetna

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II

AvMed

Open Access

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Card PPO
Blue Care HMO

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
Blue Select

Cigna

Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO

Coventry Health Care

Group Plan PPO

First Health (Coventry Health Care)

First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

Humana

Choice Care PPO

Molina Healthcare

Molina

MultiPlan

MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

UnitedHealthCare

Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Amerigroup (Wellpoint)

Commercial Insurance Company

Golden Rule

Medicaid

WellCare

Ratings & Reviews

Average Rating

3.7

Personal Performance

Time Well Spent

3.0

Trustworthiness

4.0

Answers Questions

4.0

Explains Conditions

3.0

Staff & Office

Office Env

5.0

Scheduling

5.0

Friendliness

5.0

Avg Wait Time

10 to 15 minutes

Dr. Paul Chai

3.7