Dr. Theodore Chu, MD

Allergy & ImmunologyMaleAge 82

Dr. Theodore Chu, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in San Jose, CA and has over 58 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chu has more experience with Environmental Allergies than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine medical school in 1963. He is affiliated with medical facilities O'Connor Hospital and Stanford Health Care. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Chu to book an appointment.

Dr. Chu

South Bay Allergy & Asthma Grp

2211 Moorpark Ave Ste 130 San Jose, CA 95128

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Chu

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Chu treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Chu treats other conditions, please contact the office at (408) 286-1707.

Environmental Allergies

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Dr. Chu is experienced in the area of Environmental Allergies. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Pollen Allergy
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Allergy Shots
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Dr. Chu's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diarrhea
  • Food Allergy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hives
  • Otitis Media
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Toxic Effect of Venom

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Dr. Chu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Access for Infants & Mothers (AIM)-CA HMO
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA HMO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
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UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Theodore Chu, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in San Jose, CA and has over 58 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Chu has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1971
Scripps Clin & Rsch Fdn
Fellowship Hospital
1970
St Lukes - Roosevelt Hospital Center at Roosevelt Division
Residency Hospital
1969
Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1968
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1964
EJ Meyer Meml Hosp
Internship Hospital
1963
Yale University School of Medicine
Medical School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Theodore Chu, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Chu frequently treats Environmental Allergies. See all practice areas where Dr. Chu specializes.

Where is Dr. Theodore Chu, MD's office located?

Dr. Chu's office is located at 2211 Moorpark Ave Ste 130, San Jose, CA 95128. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

South Bay Allergy & Asthma Grp

South Bay Allergy & Asthma Grp2211 Moorpark Ave Ste 130 San Jose, CA 95128
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Chu is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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O'Connor Hospital

San Jose, CA

Stanford Health Care

Stanford, CA

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)