Dr. Jim-Jer Hwu, MD
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Internal Medicine | Male

Biography

Dr. Jim-Jer Hwu, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Monterey Park, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Hwu is affiliated with San Gabriel Valley Medical Center, Methodist Hospital of Southern California, Alhambra Hospital Medical Center and Garfield Medical Center.

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    Dr. Hwu's Reviews

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    4.2
    based on 5 total surveys (3 with reviews)
    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 Reviews (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.
    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.
    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'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

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      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    Board Certifications

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    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Glomerulonephritis
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Gout
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stones
    • Proteinuria
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis

    Education

    • Medical School
      Taipei Medical University

      Graduated in 1980

      The Johns Hopkins University

      Graduated in 1981

    • Internship Hospital
      Maryland Genl Hospital

      Completed in 1982

    • Residency Hospital
      Maryland Genl Hospital

      Completed in 1983

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Cedars Sinai Med Center

      Completed in 1986

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese

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    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology

    Procedures Performed

    • Hemodialysis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis