Helena Chang Chui

Professor of Neurology Chair, Department of Neurology
Helena Chang Chui, MD

Areas of treatment:

Alzheimer's Disease
Vascular Cognitive Impairment
Memory Disorder


  • Neurology


  • Department of Neurology


  • English
best doctor

Helena Chang Chui, MD

Professor of Neurology
Chair, Department of Neurology

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Chui is internationally recognized for her research in Alzheimer’s disease and vascular cognitive impairment. She is the principal investigator for the NIA-funded Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, as well as a multi-institutional program project on vascular dementia. Dr. Chui is the author of more than 120 publications and has served on the editorial board for Stroke, Alzheimer’s Disease and Associated Disorders, and Archives of Neurology. She holds the Raymond and Betty McCarron endowed Chair at the Keck School of Medicine and serves as the Chair of the Department of Neurology.


Johns Hopkins University, M.D., 1977


University of Iowa, 1978


University of Iowa, Neurology, 1982


University of Iowa, Division of Behavioral Neurology, 1978



Professional society memberships:

American Academy of Neurology
American Neurological Association
Society for Neuroscience


Dr. Chui was voted a Top Doctor by Pasadena Magazine in 2011.
2011 list of America's Top Doctors, compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
Castle Connolly "Top Doctor,” 2015