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Dr. Ralph Chu, MD is a cataract surgery doctor who practices in Bloomington, MN. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Read his story
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Dr. Chu's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Chu "Founder and medical director of Chu Vision Institute and Chu Surgery Center, Dr. Chu is recognized as an international leader in cataract and refractive surgery. He is a fellowship-trained corneal specialist whose practice focuses on cataract, refractive and corneal surgery. Dr. Chu received his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, Illinois, where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. He completed an internship at Evanston Hospital and an ophthalmology residency at Duke University Eye Center. Dr. Chu then completed a one-year fellowship in cornea and external disease, refractive surgery, cataract and lens implant surgery and glaucoma in Minneapolis. He has participated in over 50 clinical evaluations or FDA clinical trials dealing with cataract and intraocular lens implantations, phakic lens implantations, laser vision correction technologies and ocular therapeutic treatments. Dr. Chu is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the International Society of Refractive Surgery, along with 21 other professional memberships. He has been honored by selection to the editorial boards of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, Review of Ophthalmology, EyeWorld and Refractive Eye Care. ?? Dr. Chu has lectured and taught physicians on nearly every continent including Asia, Australia and Europe, and is a much sought after speaker, both nationally and internationally, regarding cataract and refractive surgery."
This content was provided by Dr. Chu "To help you see better, we first take the time to look at life from you perspective. Only then can we connect you to those leading-edge technologies and procedures that best fir your world today and where you see yourself tomorrow. Sound like an experience worth looking forward to? We think so, too."
Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
Anterior Segment Surgery
Cornea & Refractive Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Cataract Removal Surgery
Excision of Chalazion
YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
Medical School | Graduated 1992
Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
Phillips Eye Inst
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
Dr. Chu has no media or publications listed.
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Member
International Society of Refractive Surgery, Member