Dr. Tuan-Hung Chu, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 46
  
Dr. Chu
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Texas Vascular Associates, P.A.

621 N Hall St Ste 100 Dallas, TX 75226

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(214) 821-9600

Dr. Tuan-Hung Chu, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.


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Dr. Chu accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
Mutual of Omaha
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Practice Areas

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.

Typically treats 72% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 49% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 49% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 68% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 78% of their peers

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on treating conditions of the lymphatic system and blood vessels outside the heart and brain.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 100% of their peers

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 80% of their peers

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Dr. Chu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chu performs Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chu performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mechanical Embolectomy
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy

Dr. Chu's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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Dr. Chu saved my life! I will be forever grateful to him.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Tuan-Hung Chu, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2007
Loyola University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Loyola University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2005
University of Medicine Dentistry
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Locations

Texas Vascular Associates, P.A.

Surgical Associates of Dallas621 N Hall St Ste 100 Dallas, TX 75226
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital

Dallas, TX

86% Patient experience rating, 17% higher than the national average

Baylor Scott & White - Plano

Plano, TX

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Baylor Scott And White Medical Center Mckinney

McKinney, TX

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas

Dallas, TX

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Medical City McKinney

McKinney, TX

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Methodist Dallas Medical Center

Dallas, TX

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas

Dallas, TX

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano

Plano, TX

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)