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Claudia Un-Yong Chae, MD

  • Phone: 617-724-9474
Departments
Cardiology
Department of Medicine

Specialties

  • Heart Center
  • Heart Valve Program
  • Non-invasive Cardiology
  • General Clinical Cardiology
  • Coronary Artery Disease Program
  • Corrigan Women's Heart Health Program
Clinical Interests
General cardiology
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
Yes

Biography

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.

Research

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.

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: 617-724-9474
Fax: 617-726-1209