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Hye-Chun Hur, MD, MPH

Board Certifications: 
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Expertise in: 
Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinical Expertise

  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Uterine Fibroid
  • Robotic Gynecologic Surgery
  • Endometriosis
  • Complex Gynecologic Surgery
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Minimally Invasive Essure Removal

Education & Training

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
  • Harvard School of Public Health
  • Residency: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
  • Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship: Magee Women's Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh

About Hye-Chun Hur

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Hye-Chun Hur, MD is a minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. Prior to joining the faculty at Columbia, she worked at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center  for 12 years as Director of the Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Division. Dr. Hur is fellowship-trained and specializes in benign gynecologic surgery through minimally invasive techniques, including advanced laparoscopy, robotic surgery, and hystereoscopy. She has expertise in the treatment of women with ovarian cysts, uterine septums, pelvic pain, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, and abnormal uterine bleeding. She is an advocate of minimally invasive surgery for the care of her patients, as this approach leads to faster recovery, less pain, less risk of infection and bleeding, shorter length of hospital stay, improved cosmesis, and greater patient satisfaction.

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

Gender

  • Female

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • MVP Health Care-HMO/EPO (Westchester Only)
  • MVP Health Care-PPO (Westchester Only)

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

1
161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, New York 10032
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