Ernest S. Chiu, MD

  • Specialty: Plastic Surgery
  • Languages: English, Cantonese, Mandarin

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

plastic surgery, wound care procedure, reconstructive surgery, skin cancer, cosmetic surgery, eye surgery plastic, breast augmentation, otoplasty, breast plastic surgery, basal cell cancer, keloid, bone reconstruction, breast reduction, ear reconstruction, leg reconstruction, melanoma, squamous cell cancer, aging skin, birthmark, cancer of the soft tissue, capillary hemangioma, cavernous hemangioma, mole, skin care, burn injury, facial paralysis, facial palsy, fat graft, ptosis, abdominoplasty, liposuction, wound healing, microsurgery, eyelid repair
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  • Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery
  • Dir Kimmel Hyperbaric & Advanced Wound Healing Ctr
  • Dir-Inpatient Consult Wound Svc
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery - Plastic Surgery, 2005
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Microsurgery, 2004
  • Fellowship, NYU Langone Medical Center, Plastic Surgery, 2003
  • Residency, NYU Langone Medical Center, Surgery (General), 1998
  • MD from Columbia University, 1995

Locations and Appointments

68 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • 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
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
  • Workers Comp
*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.
NYU Wound Healing Associates

240 East 38th Street, 13th Floor
New York, NY 10016

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  • Treatment of Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy Necrosis Using Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

    Alperovich, Michael; Harmaty, Marco; Chiu, Ernest S
    Plastic & reconstructive surgery. 2015 Feb. 1-5

  • Adipose Stem Cell Therapy in Cancer Reconstruction: A Critical Review

    Alperovich, Michael; Lee, Z-Hye; Friedlander, Paul L; Rowan, Brian G; Gimble, Jeffrey M; Chiu, Ernest S
    Annals of plastic surgery. 2014 Jul. S104-S107 e101585

  • Diagnosis and management of ecthyma gangrenosum in chronic renal failure patient

    Frey, Jordan D; Latkowski, Jo-Ann M; Louie, Eddie; Chiu, Ernest S
    Archives of plastic surgery. 2014 May. 41 (3): 299-301

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