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Wei Wei (Wendy) Chi, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Rheumatology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

About Wei Wei (Wendy) Chi, MD

Dr. Wendy Chi is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, NY. Dr. Chi is board certified in internal medicine and a fellowship trained rheumatologist.

Dr. Chi received her medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai where she completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in rheumatology. She has special training the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound for use in the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and other rheumatic disorders.

Her research interests include the pathogenenesis of rheumatoid arthritis and the association between cardiovascular disease and gout.


1. Chi W, Warner RRP, Chan DL, Singh S, Segelov E, Strosberg J, Wisnivesky J, Kim MK. Long-term outcomes of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. Pancreas. 2018;47(3):321-325.

2. Barazani S, Chi W, Pyzik R, Jacobi A, O’Donnell T, Fayad Z, Mani V, Ali Y. Detection of uric acid crystals in the vasculature of patients with gout using dual-energy CT [abstract]. 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting.

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Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Cervical Spine

Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory disease that can affect C1 and C2; the cervical spine's atlantoaxial and atlanto-occipital joints in the upper neck. C1-C2 allow your head to pivot, look up, down and side to side. RA of the upper cervical spine is rare, but potentially serious.

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