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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Sub Specialty:
Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Shadyside
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Language Spoken:
Chinese (Mandarin)

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
145 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1103
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 692-4400

UPMC Mercy South Side Outpatient Center
2000 Mary St.
4th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Office Phone:
(412) 381-3953


Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab
Sports Medicine, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab


MD, Ohio State University - College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA

Northwestern University - Feinberg,
Chicago, IL

Northwestern University - Feinberg,
Chicago, IL

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December 20, 2016

Provider answered all my questions in terms that I could easily understand.

December 19, 2016

the team there are very helpful

December 12, 2016

I can honestly say that Dr. Chu is one of the most caring and knowledgeable Medical Doctors that I have the opportunity to have as my care giver. If I would loose access to Dr Chu, I would have to look for another Medical resource.

November 30, 2016

Dr. Chu is a gem. He listens, was informed of previous medical history, was calm and definitely knows his "business". He is a high 10 !!! His staff of Brittany, Megan and others is excellent.

November 28, 2016

My experiences with Dr. Chu and staff have been very good.

November 17, 2016

dr. Chu is very caring, he is the BEST

November 14, 2016

I receive excellent care.

November 09, 2016

Dr.Chu very concerned about my back issue. Knew right away what the problem was.

October 19, 2016

excellent attentive staff Dr. Alan Chu is personable and engaged and cares about his patients health

October 03, 2016

I was very pleased with the services provided.