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Claudia Un-Yong Chae, MD


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Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Clinical Interests
  • Cardiology
Medical Education
  • MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group

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Dr. Chae is a clinical cardiologist and cardiovascular epidemiologist. She also serves as the practice director of Cardiac Unit Associates, which is the academic group practice for non-invasive cardiology. She is a graduate of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and completed her internal medical residency and cardiology fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

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Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Chae's research in cardiovascular epidemiology is focused on improving our understanding of potentially modifiable risk factors which will allow for more effective primary and secondary prevention efforts. Her major research interests and areas of expertise include heart failure epidemiology and the study of cardiovascular disease in women.


View my most recent publications at PubMed

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News & Events

  • The importance of heart health

    In honor of American Heart Month, the MGH Heart Center hosted a number of events throughout February to raise awareness and educate patients and staff about heart disease, the leading cause of death in the U.S.


Cardiac Unit Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-724-9474
Fax: 617-726-1209

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