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Alan Chu, MD


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
127 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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June 28, 2016

Dr. Chu was very intelligent on the subject concerning my lower back. I appreciate him greatly.

June 08, 2016

I was very pleased with the care and concern I received from Dr. Chu. He was very personable, attentive, and answered all my questions and was honest with me concerning my medical issue and treatment. As a new patient, he spent a considerable time with me and my spouse and I left confident that I will start feeling better.

June 02, 2016

Dr. Chu and his staff are exceptional providers who listen carefully and take the time to fully and compassionately understand their patients. They are to commended for the the way they provide services in the current healthcare environment. Dr. Chu is very knowledgeable and can easily diagnose pain issues. He is also very aware of very of the best docs to when you need specific referrals. I would refer any code family member to him in a heartbeat!!

May 25, 2016

I found that my Dr. is very professional and extremely knowledgable!

May 25, 2016

Dr Chu is an excellent physician. His caring and knowledge of my condition always exceeds my expectations!!

May 16, 2016

nothing in paricular to report, the visit was a good one.

April 21, 2016

very good provider, explained everything to a t

April 20, 2016

Dr Chu is an excellent doctor ! The best I have ever had. Very smart

April 12, 2016

Dr Chu and the resident doctor were wonderful. Very friendly, made me perform movements related to my pain, listened to my experiences and what was hurting me then discussed several options that agreed with my life schedule. I was initially scheduled with a different doctor who apparently left the practice but I'm sold on Dr. Chu. I've seen many, many doctors as a type 1 diabetic for 48 years and Dr. Chu is way up there with the best, ever! He also sent me for x-rays and finally correctly diagnosed my pain areas.

April 05, 2016

It was a very good experiences that I had related to my care provider.

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