Christopher Chung, DPM, AACFAS
Department of Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare New York, New York
- AACFAS – Associate in American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
- FACFAOM – Diplomate American Board of Podiatric Medicine
English & Korean
About Dr. Christopher Chung
Dr. Christopher Chung is a podiatrist trained in forefoot and rearfoot surgery who treats a wide range of lower extremity issues including foot and ankle fractures, foot ulcers and wound care, neuroma, flatfoot, bunions, hammertoes, fungal toenails, pediatric foot deformities, warts and ingrown toenails to name a few.
He spent his youth involved in mission trips to Nicaragua, Nepal and Peru with the aim of supplying medical supplies, medicine and various treatments to those in need of medical attention. He graduated from University at Albany in 2008 with a B.S. in Biology and his post-baccalaureate from University of Pennsylvania in 2010. He went on to study and graduate from the New York College of Podiatric medicine in 2016 and treated veterans during his residency in the DVA NY Harbor Healthcare System. In his spare time he enjoys drawing, painting, sculpting, writing and has an affinity for projects involving 3D construction and planning.
Dr. Chung’s philosophy in healthcare is that everyone deserves good and reliable health care for their everyday pain and ailments. He strongly believes the attention, mindfulness and willingness to work with the patients to reach a goal that patients are happy with is the most important aspect