Dr. Arthur Chou, MD

Dr. Arthur Chou, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Arthur Chou, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Downey, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.Read his story

Arthur Po-Fei Chou MD Inc

8043 2nd St Ste 105

Downey, CA 90241
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chou performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
more than 70% of peers
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
more than 67% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 63% of peers

Dr. Chou's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Chou's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chou "I am a neurosurgeon who specializes in surgeries for diseases of the brain and spine. My professional goals are to take care of my patients in the best ways possible, to provide compassionate care, and to obtain the best possible results for my patients. My research interest is in a type of malignant brain tumors called gliomas. I work with researchers at UCLA to better understand gliomas and how better to treat them. I grew up in Los Angeles and received my medical training at UCLA. I was born in Taiwan and is fluent in mandarin Chinese."

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Chou does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chou has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chou has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chou's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chou to family and friends
10 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chou's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Chou is 100% a patients doctor before, during, and after treatment, trust me. His nurse Rita, always took care of business in getting what i needed when i needed it. Couldn't have been in better hands.
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Miracle I had been lived with the spinal disc herniation for 16 years. I visited many doctors, physical therapists, and orthopedists for the treatment but I couldn't feel better. The worst thing is that the left part of my body had the symptom of paralysis. Finally, I met Dr. Chou, he is the best...more
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Dr. Chou, Is the best Surgon around. He saved My life. I had Brian stem tumor surgery and it was attached to My Brian. He thought that The Best that could be done was to trim the tube back. When he got into My Brian he find the tube was loose And took two extra hours and was able to remove it,...more
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This was the best experience I could have hoped for. The office staff made this process completely seamless, and Dr. Chou is wonderful from start to finish. He prepared me for my surgery, not only in terms of what the surgery would be like, but how the recovery would go as well. His bedside manner...more
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Dr Chou was so patient with me and my husband. He explained everything and listened to my concerns. I would recommend him to anyone.
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