Dr. Michael Chu, MD

Dr. Michael Chu, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Michael Chu, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 2004 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and robotic surgery.Read his story

2901 K St Ste 209

Sacramento, CA 95816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net of California
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Pregnancy-Related Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Pregnancy Ultrasound
more than 84% of peers
Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Chu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chu "Dr. Michael Chu is Certified by the American Board Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.Dr. Chu has a degree in Biophysics from Johns Hopkins University and attended Chicago Medical School. He completed his residency at UC Davis Medical Center in 2008 and went on to serve as full-time clinical faculty until opening his practice in July of 2015, and currently maintains an appointment as Volunteer Clinical Faculty. In his time there, Dr. Chu performed the first robotic assisted laparoscopic surgery for the Division of General Gynecology, helping to establish the robotic surgery program in 2011 and advance minimally invasive surgery for the Department. He has performed nearly 100 robotic assisted surgeries including treatment of endometriosis, removal fibroids, and complex hysterectomy. With the retirement of Dr. Orel Knight in the spring of 2015, Dr. Chu has now partnered with Dr. Victor Chan and has opened a new office, located in Midtown on the corner of 29th and K Streets "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chu "My goal is two-fold: 1) to provide high level and up-to-date clinical care with the utmost compassion and respect, 2) by regarding patients as active participants in their own care and providing them with knowledge to do so."

2  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

63  Conditions Treated


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47  Procedures


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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.


  • Johns Hopkins University, B.A., Biophysics
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University of California Davis Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of California Davis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Rosalind Franklin University
    Other Education | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Chu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chu to family and friends
13 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

After much frustration with doctors that didn't take the time to actually figure out what was wrong with me I found Dr. Chu who was able to resolve all issues I had and explain everything about my conditions and treatment. He was also my surgeon and I healed perfectly. Best Gynecologist I've had.
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Dr Chu is a thoughtful, kind and professional OB who always takes the time to answer any and all questions. He truly is a gifted listener. He always goes the extra mile for his patients. He has helped me though fertility issues, a miscarriage, and the birth of my little boy. It's like having a...more
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Dr. Chu provides the utmost care to his patients, with thorough explanations and a calm demeanor. I have never felt rushed during an appointment, and I have never felt more cared for by a physician. His level of care is unmatched, and it gives me peace of mind to know that he'll be the doctor to...more
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Dr Chu is knowledgeable, kind and compassionate. He has a calm demeanor which puts patients at ease. I would definitely recommend him to friends and family.
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Dr Chu has an excellent bed-side manner and calming presence in the delivery room. He made this very anxious first time-mom feel at ease and supported throughout every step of my pregnancy and delivery experience. Dr Chu allows ample time for his patients to ask questions and not feel rushed during...more
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