Dr. Richard Chu, MD

Dr. Richard Chu, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Richard Chu, MD is a dermatologist in West Covina, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto, Fac Med in 1977 and specializes in dermatology.

933 S Sunset Ave Ste 301

West Covina, CA 91790

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lichen Planus
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hives
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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

40  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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.

Education

  • University Of Toronto, Fac Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Toronto W Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Michaels Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Wellesley Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chu's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chu to family and friends
8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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