Dr. Edward Chaum, MD

Dr. Edward Chaum, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Edward Chaum, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1987 and specializes in pediatrics and ophthalmology.

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
  • 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

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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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