Dr. James Chu, MD

Dr. James Chu, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Chu, MD is a pediatric cardiology doctor who practices in Orange, CA. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

1010 W La Veta Ave Ste 575

Orange, CA 92868

Contact Information

(714) 547-0900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Septal Defect
normal
more than 28% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 21% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
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more than 13% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arrhythmias
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Chest Pain
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)

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.

Education

  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chu to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chu's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Santa Ana, CA |
My daugter was diagnosed with tetrology of fallot in the ER at CHOC hospital by Dr. Chu when she was 3 weeks old. Since then he has been in her life for the 12 years she has been here. It is a great feeling knowing she is in such loving and caring hands in the most stressful times of her life. He...more
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Irvine, CA |
My daughter used to have Dr Chu but due to insurance we had to leave the practice, but would definitely recommend him. Dr. Chu resonates excellence!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Chu accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California HMO
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California OAMC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
15031 Rinaldi St
Mission Hills, CA 91345
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Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
501 S Buena Vista St
Burbank, CA 91505
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St.Jude Medical Center
101 E Valencia Mesa Dr
Fullerton, CA 92835
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