Dr. Lei Chu, MD

Dr. Lei Chu, MD

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Dr. Lei Chu, MD is an urology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Baylor University in 2006 and specializes in urology, female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read her story

12121 Richmond Ave Ste 407

Houston, TX 77082

Contact Information

(281) 497-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Neurogenic Bladder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu treats Neurogenic Bladder more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chu treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu treats Blood in Urine (Hematuria) more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Chu treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Bladder Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu treats Bladder Diseases more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Chu treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Chu's conditions and procedures:

Balanoposthitis
Bedwetting
Bladder Cancer
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Diverticulum
Bladder Infection
Bladder Stones
Bladder Surgery
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Cancer
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Cystometry
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
Hydronephrosis
Hypospadias
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Kidney Stone Removal
Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
Kidney Stones
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lithotripsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Penile Implants
Percutaneous Kidney Stone Removal
Polyuria
Prostate Biopsy
Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cyst
Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
Prostatitis
Sexual Dysfunction
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sleep Disorders
Spermatocele
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Testicular Dysfunction
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
Urethral Dilation
Urethral Sling
Urethral Stricture
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence Surgery
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Uroflowmetry
Uterine Diseases
Uterine Prolapse
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
Vaginal Surgery
Vaginoplasty
Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
Vasectomy
Vasectomy Reversal
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Wound Repair
Yeast Infections

About Me

Dr. Lei Chu takes time explaining conditions and treatment plans with her patients. She believes every patient is different and the best treatment plan should be a combination of the physician and patients' wisdom. She gives her own written instructi...

Specialties

  • Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2012
University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Upmc)
Residency Hospital
2012
Urology Residency: University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Upmc)
Residency Hospital
2007
University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Upmc)
Internship Hospital
2006
Baylor University
Medical School
2001
Rice U
Undergraduate School
2012
2012
2007
2006
2001

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chu

4.7

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
6.896551724137931%
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Dr. Chu has been my urologist for the last seven years. She performed my robotic pyeloplasty, and prior to that, placed my ureteral stents as needed. De Chi is an excellent physician; I have full confidence in her medical assessments. Her staff is professional and friendly, and I’ve never...Read More
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Recently my son had a situation and after consulting with several doctors and getting no clear answers we were referred to Dr. Chu. She is wonderful. She is knowledgeable, patient, thorough in her examining and explaining your situation. She’s an excellent doctor!
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She is good and take care of patient
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Dr. Chu is a truly wonderful physician. She offers exceptional insight and wisdom on any particular ailment. Very down to earth. She speaks from the heart and assures that her patient's problems are taken care of.
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Dr. Chu is very personable. Even laughs! Very kind and concerned. Takes time to explain the why's, what's and expected long/short range outcomes. A calm teacher as well. She was training her new medical assistant as the previous one left. While taking care of me she gave the assistant directions...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage
Blue Advantage Plus
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas HMO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas POS
Cigna Healthcare of Texas PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Commercial EPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Health Net
Tricare
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Tricare
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Medicaid HMO
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Admar PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
CarePlus
Choice
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options EPO
Options POS
Options PPO

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