Dr. Alan W Chu, MD



Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation     -  Pennsylvania,  Pittsburgh

 Overview

Dr. Alan W Chu, MD works in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and graduated Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health in 1993. Dr. Chu is affiliated with Upmc Mercy, UPMC Presbyterian and practicing for 25 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

 Conditions

  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Blepharophimosis - Ptosis - Epicanthus Inversus Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Erythema
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Amaranth
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Glycogen Storage Disease, Type IIb
  • Helminthosporium Fungus Allergy
  • Hemofiltration
  • Hypothermia
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Microsurgery
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Pancreatic Insufficiency
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Skin Aging
  • Stress Test
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension

 Procedures

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

 Years Since Graduation

  • 25

 State License

  • Pennsylvania

 Spoken Languages

  • Chinese
  • Mandarin

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health

Columbus, OH, United States

Graduated: 1993

Internship Hospital


Northwestern/mcgaw Med Center Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL, USA

Year completed: 1994

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 UPMC Physical Medcn/Rhbltation

3471 5th Avenue Suite 1103
Pennsylvania (PA)
Pittsburgh,
15213

  (412) 692-4400
Office Volume:    30 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



UPMC Physical Medcn/Rhbltation, 3471 5th Avenue Suite 1103, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PA), 15213




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Classic Blue
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Group Plan PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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 Affiliated Hospitals


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Upmc Mercy

1400 Locust Street Pennsylvania PA, Pittsburgh, 15219

Upmc Mercy is a hospital located in Pittsburgh, PA. This hospital reports jointly with Mercy Providence Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 1...



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UPMC Presbyterian

200 Lothrop Street Pennsylvania PA, Pittsburgh, 15213

UPMC Presbyterian is a hospital located in Pittsburgh, PA. This hospital reports jointly with UPMC Montefiore. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 4 of 15 pr...




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