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Jennifer Y Chu, MD
Hand Surgery
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Jennifer Y Chu, MD is fellowship trained and specializes in the hand and upper extremity. She treats sports injuries, arthritis, congenital deformities, nerve compression, and trauma including fractures and injuries to nerves, blood vessels, and tendons. She performs arthroscopy of the wrist, elbow, and shoulder, reconstructive microsurgery, and endoscopic cubital and carpal tunnel release surgeries. Dr. Chu grew up in the Dallas area and graduated from the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science. She received both her undergraduate and Master's degrees from Stanford University, where she graduated with honors and distinction in Biological Sciences and English. Dr. Chu attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis, where she received a full tuition merit scholarship and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. She completed an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Rochester in New York and then moved to Pennsylvania for a hand and upper extremity fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Hamot. She is currently a candidate member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Outside of work, Dr. Chu enjoys spending time with her husband and children, running, and watching football.

Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics

LanguagesEnglish
Insurance Accepted
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Aetna
Elect Choice/Open Access EPO EPO | HMO/QPOS/US Access/HMO Open Access HMO HMO | Managed Choice/Open Access POS POS | Open Choice PPO PPO
BCBS
Blue Advantage (Gold, Silver, Bronze) HMO HMO | Blue Choice Plus POS POS | Blue Choice PPO PPO | Blue Essentials HMO HMO | Federal Select PPO PPO | MA Oncor/NRG Futr Hold Retire PPO PPO
Beech Street of Texas
PPO PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Tx Inc
Open Access Plus PPO PPO | PPO PPO
Great-West Healthcare
Open Access PPO PPO-OA | POS POS | PPO PPO
HealthSCOPE
HealthSmart Preferred Care
EPO EPO | GEPO GEPO | PPO PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network
Concentric SMT Net PPO PPO | MA PPO/HMO PPO/HMO | PPO PPO
Imagine Health
SmartCare EPN PPO PPO
Medicaid
Traditional
Medicare
Traditional
Oscar Health Insurance Company of Texas
EPO EPO
PHCS
PPO PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
2018 Baylor Scott & White Employee Network | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA | BSW Preferred EPO Network | BSW Preferred HMO Network | BSW Preferred PPO Network | Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | EPO Network - Group | EPO Network - Individual/Family | HMO Network - Group | HMO Network - Individual/Family | McLane Group Network | PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | PPO Choice Network | PPO Choice Preferred Network | PPO Network - Group | SeniorCare Advantage HMO | SeniorCare Advantage PPO | Texas Statewide PPO | TRS - Active Care Participants Network
SWHP
UHC
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

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As of Dec 28, 2018, Jennifer Y Chu, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Background
Education
  • Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, U. of Rochester/Strong Memorial Hospital: NY
  • Fellowship: Hand Surgery, UPMC Hamot: Erie, PA
  • Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine: MO
Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor University Medical Center
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
Reviews(27)
Overall: 4.71
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Oct 26, 2018
showed concern and provided explanation of medical issue.
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Oct 20, 2018
Very good.
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Oct 18, 2018
everyone was so helpful
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Oct 16, 2018
Medical care provider was great.
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Oct 13, 2018
She was pleasant, quick, concise and informative. Perfect for me!
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Oct 11, 2018
Dr Chu is great! I completely trust her and have total confidence in her being able to help me with my hand problems.
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Oct 4, 2018
Excellent experience. very efficient while paying attention to my concerns
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Oct 2, 2018
very courteous and professional
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Oct 1, 2018
amazingly skilled. her experience and confidence with my particular problem put me immediately at ease.
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Oct 1, 2018
Everyone was very nice !!
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Sep 27, 2018
treated me very good and respectful.
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Sep 25, 2018
Appreciated the options she gave me for my condition. Thankful that everyone introduced themselves.
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Sep 25, 2018
my problem was not difficult and both the MA and Dr. Chu were friendly ,kind, and very professional.
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Sep 25, 2018
she was very professional and covered all treatment options.
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Sep 19, 2018
Very unfriendly, cold, very rushed
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Sep 18, 2018
She greets with concern and pays attention to detail. She\'s very professional and has pleasant personality. I have been very pleased with her care.
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Sep 18, 2018
Could not have been any better!
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Sep 13, 2018
Very straightforward pre surgery. Good follow up post surgery Very professional and competent.
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Sep 13, 2018
Dr. Chu is excellent, she explained my procedure, what would happen, recovery time and outlook for future and why it was best to proceed with one hand versus the other. I feel very confident in her abilities to help me.
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Sep 5, 2018
felt safe and confident that the operation would go well.
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