Dr. Chu Kwan Lau, MD

Dr. Chu Kwan Lau, MD

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Chu Kwan Lau, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Woodland, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland and Davis

632 W Gibson Rd

Woodland, CA 95695
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Networks By Design
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Lau's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Overweight
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau treats Overweight more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Osteopenia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau treats Osteopenia more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Osteoporosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lau treats Osteoporosis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lau treats this condition more than 88% of his 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

Dr. Lau's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diet Counseling
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endocrine Disorders
Exercise Counseling
Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecomastia
Hormone Imbalance
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Nutritional Counseling
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Physical Examination
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Proteinuria
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Biopsy
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroiditis
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

I focus on a range of endocrine issues and specialize in both adult and pediatric diabetes, thyroid and cholesterol problems, osteoporosis, diseases of metabolism and diseases of the gonads, the adrenal and pituitary glands.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1991
    Mayo Clinic Endocrinology and Metabolism
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1988
    Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1985
    University Of California, Davis
    Medical School
    1985
  • 1977
    University of California, Los Angeles. (UCLA)
    Undergraduate School
    1977

Awards

Dr. Lau's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lau

4.2

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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I had Dr. Lau as my doctor over twenty years ago. I moved away so had to find another doctor. Never did I find anyone has knowledgeable about my diabetes as him. He was always right about everything he talked about. I may not have liked what he had to say, but this Dr. told me what I...Read More
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I would like to suggest that Dr. Lau exhibit some friendliness. He was cold and not personable. I felt like I was treated as a medical specimen instead of as a human being. I asked a last-minute question as he was leaving and he seemed annoyed as he quickly glanced over his shoulder, barely...Read More
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Locations

Dignity Health Medical Foundation - Woodland and Davis

New Patient?
(530) 350-6103

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Shield of California
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Health Net
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Networks By Design
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Western Health Advantage

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