Lea Ann Chen at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Lea Ann Chen, MD

  • Specialty: Gastroenterology
  • Languages: English, Mandarin


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology), 2012
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 2009
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University, Gasteoenterology, 2012
  • MD from Washington University, 2006

Locations and Appointments

53 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • 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 Essential
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*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.

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  • Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and a history of cancer: The risk of cancer following exposure to immunosuppression [Meeting Abstract]

    Axelrad, J; Bernheim, O; Colombel, J-F; Malerba, S; Ananthakrishnan, A; Yajnik, V; Hoffman, G; Agrawal, M; Lukin, D; Desai, A; Mceachern, E; Bosworth, B; Scherl, E; Reyes, A; Zaidi, H; Mudireddy, P; DiCaprio, D; Sultan, K; Korelitz, B; Wang, E; Williams, R; Chen, L; Katz, S; Itzkowitz, S
    Journal of Crohn's & colitis. 2015 FEB. 9: S12-S13

  • Risk of New or Recurrent Cancer in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Previous Cancer Exposed to Immunosuppressive and Anti-TNF Agents

    Axelrad, Jordan; Bernheim, Oren; Colombel, Jean-Frederic; Malerba, Stefano; Ananthakrishnan, Ashwin; Yajnik, Vijay; Hoffman, Gila; Agrawal, Manasi; Lukin, Dana; Desai, Amit; Mceachern, Elisa; Bosworth, Brian; Scherl, Ellen; Reyes, Andre; Zaidi, Hina; Mudireddy, Prashant; DiCaprio, David; Sultan, Keith; Korelitz, Burton; Wang, Erwin; Williams, Renee; Chen, LeaAnn; Katz, Seymour; Itzkowitz, Steven
    Clinical gastroenterology & hepatology. 2015 Aug 3. 14 (1): 58-64

  • Isolation and cytokine analysis of lamina propria lymphocytes from mucosal biopsies of the human colon

    Bowcutt, Rowann; Malter, Lisa B; Chen, Lea Ann; Wolff, Martin J; Robertson, Ian; Rifkin, Daniel B; Poles, Michael; Cho, Ilseug; Loke, P'ng
    Journal of immunological methods. 2015 Mar 10. 421: 27-35 e0003566

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