Dr. Jim-Jer Hwu, MD

Dr. Jim-Jer Hwu, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(5)
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Dr. Jim-Jer Hwu, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Monterey Park, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

120 E Emerson Ave

Monterey Park, CA 91755

Contact Information

(626) 280-0676

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Hwu's Experience

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Dr. Hwu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
23

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Proteinuria
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
2

Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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

  • Taipei Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Maryland Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Maryland Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hwu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hwu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwu to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hwu's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

Alhambra, CA |
Dr. Jim Hwu is one of the best doctor in U.S. He has a lot of knowledge, spend plenty of time with patient , answer any question you might have. I recommend him everybody. Also front lady Ms. Kimmy Thai is the best. Always smile and kind.
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in West Covina, CA |
I was very impressed with the care from Dr. Jim-Jer Hwu. He was pleasant, yet professional, exceptional, and very caring. His staffs are also outstanding.
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La Canada, CA |
Great doctor. Very caring and attentive to my questions and concerns. Staff was very friendly as well.
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Dr. Hwu accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Hwu has admitting privileges

Alhambra Hospital Medical Center
100 S Raymond Ave
Alhambra, CA 91801
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Garfield Medical Center
525 N Garfield Ave
Monterey Park, CA 91754
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Methodist Hospital of Southern California
300 Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91007
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San Gabriel Valley Medical Center
438 W Las Tunas Dr
San Gabriel, CA 91776
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