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Linus Chuang

  • PROFESSOR Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science
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Certifications

  • Gynecologic Oncology

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

  • MD, Kaohsiung Medical College

  • MS, University of Texas Medical School at Houston

  • Internship, Internal Medicine
    Veterans Administration Center

  • Residency, Obs/ Gyn
    Flushing Hospital Medical Center

  • Fellowship, Gynecology Oncology
    Anderson Cancer Center

Biography

    Dr. Linus Chuang is Professor in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science. He is also the Divisional and Fellowship Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery in Gynecology.  He received his fellowship training at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Prior to joining the faculty at Mount Sinai Hospital in 2003, he was the Director of Gynecologic Oncology at Westchester Medical Center.  

    Dr. Chuang is well known for laparoscopic and DaVinci Robotic surgery for patients with gynecologic cancers including endometrial, cervical, and ovarian cancers. He published the first report of fertility sparing robotic radical trachelectomy for women with early cervical cancers in 2008.  

    Dr. Chuang hasbeen invited to lecture and perform surgeries overseas.  He was the past president of the Metropolitan Gynecologic Cancer Society in New York City. Dr. Chuang was also the recipient of "Best Doctors" for the last decade.

    In The News:
    Dr. Linus Chuang discusses cervical cancer screening in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up.

    莊志芳 是妇科肿瘤部以及妇产和生殖科学系的教授。他还是妇科微创手术的部门主任和研究主任。他在位于德克萨斯州休斯顿市的 MD 安德森癌症中心接受专科训练。他于 2003 年加入西奈山医院。在此之前,他是韦斯切斯特医学中心妇科肿瘤部主任。

    莊志芳 擅长为子宫内膜癌、宫颈癌和卵巢癌等妇科癌症患者进行腹腔镜和达芬奇机器人手术。2008 年,他发表了第一篇关于对早期宫颈癌患者进行保留生育能力的机器人辅助根治性宫颈切除手术的报告。

    莊志芳 曾多次受邀到海外做讲座和实施手术。他曾任纽约市都市妇科癌症协会 (Metropolitan Gynecologic Cancer Society) 主席。由于过去十年杰出的工作表现,莊志芳 被授予“最佳医生”。


Awards

  • 2012 - 2012
    Health Volunteers Overseas Golden Apple Award
    World Health Organization’s Global Health Workforce Alliance

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Chuang during 2014 and/or 2015. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose.

  • Ethicon, Inc.; Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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