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General Practitioner Chi C. Shum MD
Chi C. Shum MD
Chi C. Shum MD

155 E 47th Street
Section 1 Suite 1A
New York, New York  10017
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Tel: (212) 308-4894
Fax: (212) 888-0249

Doctor Rating    4.8 25 Total Reviews Add a Review
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Specialties: General Practice, Family Practice, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics
We provide quality healthcare for all types of patients.
We have extensive clinical experience dealing with patients with various medical conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, allergies, asthma, emphysema, weight reduction, mood disorders, sexual dysfunction, and STD/HIV counseling and testing, etc. We perform phlebotomy on site. In addition, we also have the capability to resect benign superficial skin lesions, aspirate joint fluids, perform electrocardiogram and pulmonary function test, etc. We administer injection therapy as well as vaccines for school admission and travelers. Pelvic examination and pap smear are also available for female patients. Nebulizing treatment is available for asthmatics.
Office Hours Weekdays 8:30AM to 6:15PM Weekends on Saturday 8:30AM to 4:15PM Sunday off
Peak Hours Weekdays 12:00PM to 3:00PM
Extended Hours Evening and Weekend hours available
General Address Located near the Grand Central Station
Year Started Office 3
Number of Employees 4
Number of Patients 2000
Parking Type Street or parking lot
Primary Language English
Additional Languages Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Shanghai dialect
Doctor Website Address Doctor Website
Insurance Plans 1199, 32BJ, Aetna (all plans except HMO), Atlantis, ChoiceCare, Cigna Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, GHI Guardian, HealthNet, HIP (all plans except Medicaid), Horizon, Humana, MagnaCare, Medicare, Multiplan, Oxford, PHCS, United Healthcare Worker Compensation, Most Union Plans
HMO (Referral Required) or PPO both
HMO Direct Access Program Yes
Medicare Yes
Par/Non-Par Medicare Par
Workmens Comp Yes
Accept Uninsured Patients? Yes
Emergency Care? Yes
Primary Hospital Beth Israel Medical Center
Local Hospitals n/a
General Rates Full physical $100, follow up visit $50
Price Range much lower and more affordable
Residency Training New York Presbyterian Medical Center
Medical School Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Graduation Year 1994
University / College Johns Hopkins University
College Degree BA in Chemistry
College Graduation Year 1990
Primary Specialty General Practice
Additional Specialties Family Practice, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics
Board Certified Yes
Certification Diplomate of Internal Medicine
Member Organizations American Medical Association, New York Medical Society, Johns Hopkins Alumni Association, New York Presbyterian Alumni Association
Doctor Name Chi C. Shum MD
Gender male
Age 37
Hobbies Reading
We care about you and your health. It is our job to put a healthy smile on your face.

I found Dr. Shum 6yrs ago when i was in search of a physician who cares about his/her patients. I was lucky to have stumbled upon him. He is truly the greatest!!!!.....
Posted By: danielle   staten island, new york   10/4/2011
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
I can't believe how lucky I am to have found Dr. Shum. He is professional, considerate, and knows what he is doing. If you want a doctor who remembers who you are, remembers all your medical history, and is totally accessible and helpful, then Dr. Shum is the doctor for you......
Posted By: Simcha   New York, New York   4/5/2011
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
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Posted By: ANNA   NYC, NY   2/25/2011
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
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Posted By: Anonymous   NYC, NY   9/22/2010
Overall Rating: 4 Recommended: Yes
Dr. Shum is exemplary among doctors. He listens to his patients. He is kind and respectful. It is obvious that he really cares about helping you. I have switched doctors many times over the years, but ever since Dr. Shum was recommended to me, I have stuck with him as my primary care physician......
Posted By: Erica    Forest Hills, NY   8/2/2010
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
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Posted By: Sean   New York , New York   12/3/2009
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
This Dr. is by far the most thorough and accessible doctor I have ever seen. For once in my life I have a physician that I trust completely......
Posted By: Anonymous   New York , New York   10/19/2009
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
Dr Shum is one of a kind. He is caring and thorough. All exams include a thorough check-up of your heart, blood pressure, etc.... I have found him to be prompt for appointments and anytime he has prescribed something, he has always cured my illness. I have been with Dr. Shum for 4 years and woul.....
Posted By: Bonnie   Hoboken, NJ   9/21/2009
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
I have been to a lot of doctors, from Boston, Arizona, California, and New York. Dr. Shum is by far my favorite. Most doctors have already made up their mind about how they want to treat you. Dr. Shum listens to what has worked for you in the past and what you feel comfortable with. In regards.....
Posted By: Gregory   NY, NY   8/10/2009
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
Dr Shum is going to be my lifelong PCP! He's one of the most accessible doctors ever -- I mean, how many doctors do you know provide their personal email address to patients (and answer their emails at midnight!!) I've even once took a digital photo of a burn I had and emailed him to see if he thou.....
Posted By: Sodany   New York, NY   6/8/2009
Overall Rating: 5 Recommended: Yes
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