Dr. David Chu, MD

Dr. David Chu, MD

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Dr. David Chu, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in New York, NY. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.

56 W 45th St Fl 11

New York, NY 10036

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • 8 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 37% of his peers

Dr. Chu treats this condition more than 37% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate more than 10% of his peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 10% of his peers

Joint Drainage
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Joint Drainage more than 10% of his peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 10% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Joint Arthrocentesis

Dr. Chu's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Discography
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Migraine
  • Mobility Exercise
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • 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 Toe
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Physical Therapy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Post-Surgical Rehabilitaion
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Repetitive Strain Injuries
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiffness
  • Stress Fracture
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Trauma Rehabilitation
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Chu, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in New York, NY. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acupuncture
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

Downstate Med Ctr-Suny
Residency Hospital
Frankford Hospital
Internship Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
Undergraduate School

Awards

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Never a wait to be seen by the friendly staff at NY Spine. They are a great and caring practice of various back pain professionals (chiropractor, physical medicine/rehabilitation doctor, and physical therapist are all onsite and work really closely) which I could not recommend more if you are...Read More
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Dr. Chu is extremely knowledgeable and professional. He truly cares about your progress and find the best treatment to speed up the recovery. I personally have herniated cervical discs with symptoms felt on my left arm and if you have any spine issues, I recommend seeing Dr. Chu and his amazing...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Altius Health Plans
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Guardian
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Independence Blue Cross
MultiPlan
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group