Dr. Alice Chu, MD

Dr. Alice Chu, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Alice Chu, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Clifton, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Korea University, College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.

889 Allwood Rd

Clifton, NJ 07012

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Psoriatic Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu treats Psoriatic Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Chu treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chu treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu treats Arthritis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chu treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Chu's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alice Chu, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Clifton, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Korea University, College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

1987
Korea University, College Of Medicine
Medical School
1987

Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Chu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chu

2.7

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
32.432432432432435%
(12)
4 Stars
8.108108108108109%
(3)
3 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
2 Stars
10.81081081081081%
(4)
1 Star
45.945945945945944%
(17)

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WARNING!!!!!!!! Stay away from this doctor's office at all cost. I am totally disgusted and shocked at the level of incompetence and disrespectfulness from the staff to the doctor. I will NEVER/EVER go back to this doctor, even if they paid me. Absolutely, no consideration for patients concern and...Read More
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Was a patient for close to 20 years; like others have said, put up with rude and incompetent staff, ridiculously long waiting times (more than an hour) and overbooking of appointments. Twice waited over an hour and the doctor wasn't even in yet for appointments that started 9:00am and walks in at...Read More
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Dr. Chu is a blessing to me. When I first came to see her, I could barely walk. She provides the best care for ALL her patients. I’m lucky to have found her. Thank you Dr. Chu for caring so much to all your patients!
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Incomplete! All she cares about is flashy conferences to bring more money to her pocket! She doesnt listen & flat out told me she couldnt do anything else & said other doctors will not give diagnosis!! I told her i had many complications provided copies of all other doc labs etc & she told me i had...Read More
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One of the worst clinics, the staff is beyond rude. Always late with everything and never apologises for anything. Keeps putting the blame on her patients and discusses people's sensitive information out in the corridor, where everyone can hear it. I'm happy I found a rheumatolist elsewhere even if...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO