Edward Chu


Pediatric hospitalist
Primary care pediatrician
Ironman triathlon participant and avid chess player

About me

Accepting new patients

Dr. Edward Chu is a pediatric hospitalist, a specialist in caring for hospitalized children. He cares for children in the acute care units of UCSF Children's Hospital Oakland. He is also a primary care pediatrician and is particularly interested in complex medical care, which focuses on addressing the needs of children with complicated care coordination, particularly medical needs that require expertise from multiple specialists. Chu is also an advocate for multicultural health, which focuses on providing culturally appropriate medical care and reducing health disparities.

Chu earned his medical degree at UCSF. He completed a residency in pediatrics at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland, where he also served as chief resident.

  • Education

    UCSF School of Medicine, MD, 1993

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Pediatrics, 1996

I am working to make health care accessible for all children.

Clinics I work with



Pediatric Primary Care Clinic

Pediatric Primary Care Clinic

San Francisco / Oakland / San Mateo


International Clinic

International Clinic

5275 Claremont Ave.
Oakland, CA 94618

Where I see patients (2)

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    Soothing the soul

    Our music therapy program nurtures patients with bedside serenades, rap workshops and more.

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