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Hueylan Chern


Colorectal surgeon

Dr. Hueylan Chern is a colorectal surgeon at UCSF Medical Center. She specializes in minimally invasive procedures for conditions such as colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and diverticular disease. She has expertise in endorectal ultrasound, transanal endoscopic microsurgery and sphincter-preserving operations.

In research, Chern's interests include endorectal ultrasound and colorectal cancer.

Chern earned her medical degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). She completed general surgery training at Brown University and a fellowship in colorectal surgery at UMDNJ, followed by additional oncology training at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

  • Education

    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Medicine, 2002

  • Residencies

    Warren Alpert School of Medicine-Borwn University, Surgery, 2007

  • Fellowships

    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey , Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2008

    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Transrectal Ultrasound , 2009

  • Board Certifications

    Colon and Rectal Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

    Surgery, American Board of Surgery

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

  • Languages


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