Chia-Ling Nhan-Chang, MD

Expertise in: 
Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Preterm Birth Prevention, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Dr. Nhan-Chang, is a member of the team of Maternal Fetal Medicine (MFM) clinicians who provide invasive and non-invasive procedures for fetal diagnosis and therapy. The team performs 3-D ultrasound, fetal Doppler studies, amniocentesis, chorionic villus sampling, and fetal blood sampling in addition to in-utero transfusions and other invasive procedures for high-risk patients. Dr. Nhan-Chang brings to the team her expertise and extensive training in ultrasound for prenatal diagnosis. She completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Staten Island University Hospital and a fellowship in MFM at The Perinatology Research Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Development/National Institutes of Health (NICHD/NIH) and Wayne State University in Detroit.

Diagnosis and prevention of preterm birth and preterm premature rupture of membranes are Dr. Nhan-Chang's primary clinical and research interests. Other research interests include the role of the placenta and epigenetics in complicated pregnancies. Dr. Nhan-Chang currently serves as a co-investigator on the NICHD and National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute-funded study on "Sleep Disordered Breathing during Pregnancy and Risks to Cardiovascular Health". Dr. Nhan-Chang is frequently invited to present abstracts and lectures at national and international forums. Her research is featured in the more than two dozen articles she has co-authored in peer-reviewed journals.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital

Languages

  • French
  • Chinese
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Gender

  • Female

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
212-305-4636

Location(s)

CUMC/Presbyterian Hospital and Vanderbilt Clinic
622 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
Primary

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Priority
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare (Mediblue)
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Healthfirst

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

POMCO

  • POMCO

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • St Georges University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Staten Island University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Hutzel Hospital-Wayne State University

Honors & Awards

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology: Fellow Teaching Award (2011)
  • Wanye State University Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology: Sidney F. Bottoms, M.D. Excellence in Research Award (2010)
  • Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine: Opening Plenary Abstract and Oral Presentation at the 28th Annual Meeting of the Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine (2010)

Research

Grants

THE NATIONAL STANDARD FOR NORMAL FETAL GROWTH - CLINICAL SITE EXPANSION (ARRA) (Federal Gov)

Sep 25 2010 - Sep 25 2014

NUMOM2B-SLEEP DISORDERED BREATHING SUBSTUDY (Federal Gov)

Dec 1 2010 - Dec 31 2013