Dr. Nelson Chu, MD

Dr. Nelson Chu, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Nelson Chu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Warwick, RI and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

250 Centerville Rd

Warwick, RI 02886

Contact Information

(401) 490-3838

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 96% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Chu does not have any board certifications listed.

42  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • St Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Louis University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chu has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chu's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chu to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Chu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Extremely professional 100%
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Dr. Chu saved my dad's life. He's the best!!!
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