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Helen Shim-Chang, MD
Dermatopathology - Dermatology
    • Positions
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Dermatology
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pathology
    • Specialties
    • Dermatopathology - Dermatology
    • Dermatology
    • Languages
    • English
    • Korean
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
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5 East 98th Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-9728

Dr. Helen Shim-Chang is Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pathology; Laboratory Director of the Mount Sinai Dermatopathology Laboratory; and Chief of the Mount Sinai Outpatient Dermatology Clinic. In 2009, Dr. Shim-Chang was elected by her peers to represent them at the MSSM Faculty Council. She also serves on the MSSM Admissions Committee. Her clinical interests include malignant melanoma as well as non-melanoma skin cancer detection and treatment.  Her ongoing research is in photodynamic therapy of non-neoplastic skin diseases. 

In the News

Dr. Shim-Chang discusses mitral-valve repair in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up.
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Certifications

American Board of Dermatology
Dermatopathology
Anatomic Pathology

Clinical Focus

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Birthmarks
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Eczema
  • Lupus
  • Melanoma
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Phototherapy
  • Rosacea
  • Scleroderma
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer

Education

MD, Hahnemann University of Medicine

MD, Hahnemann University

, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Residency, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital

Residency, Pathology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Residency, Dermatology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Dermapathology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Languages

English, Korean