Dr. Heidi K Chua MD

Dr. Heidi Chua is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Rochester, Minnesota and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Chua accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 12 doctors at Mayo Clinic and one of 9 at Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, General Surgery, 1999–2000

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1994–1999

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Improving conventional recovery with enhanced recovery in minimally invasive surgery for rectal cancer.
Khreiss, W.,Huebner, M.,Cima, R. R.,Dozois, E. R.,Chua, H. K.,Pemberton, J. H.,Harmsen, W. S.,Larson, D. W.

Outcomes after implementation of a multimodal standard care pathway for laparoscopic colorectal surgery.
Larson, D. W.,Lovely, J. K.,Cima, R. R.,Dozois, E. J.,Chua, H.,Wolff, B. G.,Pemberton, J. H.,Devine, R. R.,Huebner, M.

Management and Outcomes of Primary Coloduodenal Fistulas.
Kamath, A.S., Iqbal, C.W., Pham, T.H., Wolff, B.G., Chua, H.K., Donohue, J.H., Cima, R.R., Devine, R.M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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