Dr. Laurence Chu, MD

Dr. Laurence Chu, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Laurence Chu, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3100 Red River St Ste 2

Austin, TX 78705

Contact Information

(512) 320-9915

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
high
more than 86% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 86% of peers
Acute Laryngitis
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Chu'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

54  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Physician in Otolaryngology, 2009, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Chu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chu's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chu to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience as a patient, student of, and employed by doctors, Dr Chu is outstanding. His understanding of rare disease is impressive. He is gifted when interacting with his patients. I would recommend Dr Chu to any family or friend.
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I'm going to make this short. Dr. Chu is amazing with the most down to earth bed side manner. The necessity to see a Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist came suddenly and not knowing anyone in Austin, I relied on reviews. Boy did I nail this one and grateful to be able to get in to see him and for...more
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