Dr. Edward Chaum, MD

Dr. Edward Chaum, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Chaum, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Chaum is affiliated with Regional One Health.

930 Madison Ave Ste 200

Memphis, TN 38103

Contact Information

(901) 448-6650

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Chaum's Experience

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Dr. Chaum's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
31

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
5

Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

3 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (11/1/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/18/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (7/30/2016)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Michigan
3 Board Actions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (9/11/2017)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Chaum, Edward MD: License # 036-131567: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has allegations related to a sister-state discipline form Kentucky and Michigan. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation imposed a Fine in the amount of $500.00.
    State: Illinois
  • Multiple Categories (5/17/2017)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Michigan
  • Falsifying license renewal form (2/13/2017)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kentucky

Education

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Mass Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chaum has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chaum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chaum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaum to family and friends
4.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Chaum's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. Chaum accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Chaum has admitting privileges

Regional One Health
877 Jefferson Ave
Memphis, TN 38103
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