Dr. Michael Chu, DO

Dr. Michael Chu, DO

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Michael Chu, DO is a vascular surgery specialist in West Islip, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 2003 and specializes in vascular surgery.

754 Montauk Hwy

West Islip, NY 11795

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
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Top Care Areas

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Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 98% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 88% 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.

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1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**
  • General Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

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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.


  • U Ca San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Mayo Clinic Found
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chu to family and friends
16 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Chu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Chu Says:

Thank you for taking the time out to make us a better physician and practice!!!


Patient Comments (9)

I am so grateful to Dr. Chur for taking care of me in the emergency room. His expertise gave me such reassurance and comfort during my procedure. His office staff is also very helpful and caring. I never thought I could be so pleased with my results.
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Nice office staff and very comfortable with Dr. Chu. He answered all questions and made me feel at ease. I was early for appointment and he was still in surgery so I had to wait but the staff offered me coffee and kept apologizing for the wait. I would recommend going to him. Pleasant visit.
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At the start,information and every answer provided, comfort during my journey, they were always on the other side of the phone,every detail covered and checked. Dr Chu came highly recomended by 4 of my md's. I am glad I placed myself in their care. Their expert care during my journey has helped...more
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I recently wound up in the ER with my leg which had been split wide open. Dr. Chu diid a flawless job stitching me back together. The scars are hardly visible. My experience that evening in the ER and in follow-up with Dr. Chu and his staff the following week was extremely pleasant. These are...more
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If your reading this review you must be looking for a surgeon, STOP READING and make an appointment, it will be the best choice you ever made. I am now 6 month post up and could not be more pleased. I no longer have any pain in my legs.There are no words to express my appreciation, but she will...more
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