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Neurologist (brain, nervous system), Sleep Medicine Specialist, Psychiatrist
12 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Derek Chong is Excellent. Dr. Chong has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Derek Chong, FRCP, M.Sc, MD is board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology, Neurology, and Sleep Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Insomnia
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Education & Awards

Dr. Chong graduated from University Of Calgary Faculty Of Medicine. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Washington Heights
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Chong has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Derek DR Chong FRCP, M.Sc, and MD is a male Neurologist, has 12 years of experience and practices in Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, and Sleep Medicine.
Where does Dr. Derek D. Chong practice?
Dr. Derek Chong has 1 office location.
Dr. Derek Chong practices Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, and Sleep Medicine near New York, NY.
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