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Ophthalmology | Male

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Biography

Dr. Thomas Chu, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Santa Clarita, CA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Chu is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital.

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    Dr. Chu's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      VERY GOOD
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
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    Dr. Chu's Care Philosophy

    We take great provide in providing the best quality care to every patient.

    Dr. Chu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Adult Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chorioretinitis
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drusen
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Floaters
    • Glaucoma
    • Hyphema
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Migraine
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pars Planitis
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Artery Occlusion
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Edema
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vitreous Detachment
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Education

    • Medical School
      Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University

      Graduated in 1986

    • Internship Hospital
      New York Hospital, Cornell University

      Completed in 1987

    • Residency Hospital
      The Mass Eye Ear Infirm, Harvard University

      Completed in 1990

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Doheny Eye Institute, Usc School Med

      Completed in 1992

    • Undergraduate School
      Brown University / Alpert Medical School

      Graduated in 1979

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese
    • Korean
    • Russian
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Procedures Performed

    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Vitrectomy
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery