Dr. Jim Hu, MD

Dr. Jim Hu, MD

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Urologic Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o
(5)

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Dr. Jim Hu, MD is an urologic oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in urologic oncology and urology.

Weill Cornell Medical College Department of Urology

525 E 68th St # F9

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Prostate Removal
very high
more than 95% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Hu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hu "I strive to provide compassionate, excellent quality of care to patients diagnosed with prostate or kidney cancer. I am fellowship trained in robotic and laparoscopic surgery."

2  Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

56  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • City Of Angels Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital / Dana Farber Cancer Center
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hu's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hu to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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Dr. Hu'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

April 10, 2008 I had my surgery for prostate cancer performed by Dr. Hue, at Brigham & Woman's hospital, in Boston. I am happy to say, 10 years later , I have a psa of less than 0.1 on my annual blood test. I had returned to work within a week, Thank you Dr. Hue!
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Dr Hu performed a radical prostatectomy on my after a diagnosis of cancer. In consultations with me prior to surgery, he was warm and kind, and extremely informative. He showed great patience, answered all of my questions, met with my wife, and left me feeling that I had made a fully-informed...more
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Dr. Hu performed a robotic radical prostectomy. Long and short term outcomes were better than I anticipated. Only missed 7 days of work. He is a highly competent surgeon, a great doctor and a truly nice person. I highly recommend Dr. Hu.
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