Dr. Edward Chu MD Hematologist

Dr. Edward Chu is a hematologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside. He received his medical degree from Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Chu accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 28 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside who specialize in Hematology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Hematologist: General Hematology

Hospital Affiliation

UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Ranked #31 in Cancer

Education & Medical Training

Brown University Affil Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983–1984

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

CT State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A Comprehensive Board Review in Hematology and Medical Oncology 2013
2013 9 23

Calcium carbonate does not affect imatinib pharmacokinetics in healthy volunteers.
Tawbi, H.,Christner, S. M.,Lin, Y.,Johnson, M.,Mowrey, E. T.,Cherrin, C.,Chu, E.,Lee, J. J.,Puhalla, S.,Stoller, R.,Appleman, L. R.,Miller, B. M.,Beumer, J. H.

Does it matter what you call it? A randomized trial of language used to describe palliative care services.
Maciasz, R. M.,Arnold, R. M.,Chu, E.,Park, S. Y.,White, D. B.,Vater, L. B.,Schenker, Y.

See all 9 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Oklahoma BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Oklahoma
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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