William Y. Chey, M.D., D.Sc.

Title: Gastroenterologist, Physician (Retired)
Location: Pittsford, NY United States



  • AGA Legacy Society (2007)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science, Member
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Disease
  • American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Federation for Clinical Research
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Motility Society
  • American Physiological Society
  • American Pancreatic Association (President, 1999-2000)
  • American Society of Acupuncturists (President, 1991-1995)
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • International Association of Pancreatology
  • Korean Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Rochester Academy Medicine
  • Sigma Xi (President, 1991-1995)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2017)
  • Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the East,” Marquis Who’s Who (2010-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (1999-2016)
  • Recipient, V. L. and F. GO Award, American Pancreatic Association (2014)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare,” Marquis Who’s Who (1998-2012)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, Rochester Academy of Medicine (2012)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Science and Engineering,” Marquis Who’s Who (2008-2017, 2000-2001)
  • Recipient, Mentors Research  Award, American Gastroenterological Association (2007)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Clinician Award, American Gastroenterological Association (2004)
  • Recipient, Governors Award for Excellence in Clinical Research, American College of Gastroenterology (2000)

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