Mary-Lynn Chu at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Mary-Lynn Y. Chu, MD

  • Specialty: Pediatric Neurology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-598-6520

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

cerebral palsy, spasticity, low muscle tone, child developmental delay, muscular dystrophy, muscle disease, myasthenia gravis (MG), peripheral neuropathy
Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Muscular Dystrophy, Myasthenia Gravis, Peripheral Neuropathy



  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Director of Pediatric Services HJD

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neuromuscular Medicine)
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - w/Spec Qual"s In Child Neurolo
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology

Education and Training

  • 1990
  • Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery, Neuromuscular Diseases
  • 1989
  • Fellowship, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Pediatric Neurology
  • 1986
  • Residency, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Pediatrics
  • 1983
  • Residency, University of the Philippines, Neurology
  • 1978
  • MD from University Of Philippines


Locations and Appointments

43 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • Medicare
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

Center for Children
301 East 17th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003


Phone: 212-598-6520

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My Research


  • Fidelity of gamma-glutamyl transferase (GGT) in differentiating skeletal muscle from liver damage

    Rosales, Xiomara Q; Chu, Mary-Lynn; Shilling, Christopher; Wall, Cheryl; Pastores, Gregory M; Mendell, Jerry R 2008 Jul; 748-751, Journal of child neurology — id: 96996, year: 2008, page: 748, stat: Comparative Study; Evaluation Studies; Journal Article
  • The use of tiagabine in pediatric spasticity management

    Chu, Mary Lynn; Sala, Debra A 2006 Jun; 456-459, Developmental medicine & child neurology — id: 64669, year: 2006, page: 456, stat: Journal Article
  • Intrathecal baclofen in X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy

    Chu ML; Sala DA; Weiner HL 2001 Feb; 156-158, Pediatric neurology — id: 26761, year: 2001, page: 156, stat: Case Reports; Journal Article
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