Dr. David K.W. Chew MD

Dr. David Chew is a vascular surgery doctor in West Des Moines, Iowa. He received his medical degree from National University of Singapore FOM and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Chew accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1993–1999

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 1999–2001

National University of Singapore FOM
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 14 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 12 years in Vascular Surgery

IA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Renal venous diversion: an unusual treatment for renal vein thrombosis.
Ho, K.J., Owens, C.D., Ledbetter, S.M., Chew, D.K., Belkin, M.

Comparative analysis of autogenous infrainguinal bypass grafts in African Americans and Caucasians: the association of race with graft function and limb salvage.
Chew, D.K., Nguyen, L.L., Owens, C.D., Conte, M.S., Whittemore, A.D., Gravereaux, E.C., Menard, M.T., Belkin, M.

Infrainguinal vein bypass graft revision: factors affecting long-term outcome.
Nguyen, L.L., Conte, M.S., Menard, M.T., Gravereaux, E.C., Chew, D.K., Donaldson, M.C., Whittemore, A.D., Belkin, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Oklahoma BlueChoice
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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