Dr. Chad Wu is board-certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and certified Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery (FRCSC).

He is QUADRUPLE Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Subspecialty of Surgery of the Hand and Canadian Board of Plastic Surgery by the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons.

He did his surgical training at the University of Pennsylvania and then completed his plastic surgery Fellowship at McGill University in Canada. He underwent additional fellowship specialty training in hand, wrist, and microsurgery involving breast and head and neck reconstruction at Yale University.

Dr. Wu is born and raised in Southern California West Los Angeles.  He was Chief of Plastic Surgery in Yale NewHaven Health-Westerly Hospital.  Fortunately, he is back in Southern California to be with his family and be an asset to the community in Irvine, Orange County.  He is one of the most renowned hand surgeons in Irvine, Los Angeles, California!

Dr. Wu is nationally and internationally known for excellence in the comprehensive management of complex hand, wrist, and elbow disorders. Throughout his career, Dr. Wu has touched the lives of thousands of patients from around the world who rely on their hands every day.

Dr. Chad Wu also performs plastic surgery including Abdominoplasty, Liposuction, Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift surgery, Breast Reduction surgery, Blepharoplasty, Rhinoplasty, and specializes in Botox and Fillers.

He is persistent, energetic, passionate, and highly dedicated to improving the way care is delivered to his patients. He believes there is always a way to improve existing solutions and that no challenge is ever insurmountable.

Dr. Wu has presented at numerous scientific meetings, conducted oral presentations and won several awards.

Dr. Chad Wu is board-certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and certified Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery (FRCSC). He is double board certified by the American Board of Surgery and American Board of Plastic Surgery. He did his surgical training at the University of Pennsylvania and then completed his plastic surgery Fellowship at McGill University in Canada. He underwent additional fellowship specialty training in hand, wrist, and microsurgery involving breast and head and neck reconstruction at Yale University.

Dr. Wu is born and raised in Southern California West Los Angeles.  He was Chief of Plastic Surgery in Yale NewHaven Health-Westerly Hospital.  Fortunately, he is back in Southern California to be with his family and be an asset to the community in Irvine, Orange County.  He is one of the most renowned hand surgeons in Irvine, Los Angeles, California!

Dr. Wu is nationally and internationally known for excellence in the comprehensive management of complex hand, wrist, and elbow disorders. Throughout his career, Dr. Wu has touched the lives of thousands of patients from around the world who rely on their hands every day.

Dr. Chad Wu also performs plastic surgery including Abdominoplasty, Liposuction, Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift surgery, Breast Reduction surgery, Blepharoplasty, Rhinoplasty, and specializes in Botox and Fillers.

He is persistent, energetic, passionate, and highly dedicated to improving the way care is delivered to his patients. He believes there is always a way to improve existing solutions and that no challenge is ever insurmountable.

Dr. Wu has presented at numerous scientific meetings, conducted oral presentations and won several awards.

Hand & wrist specialist

For many years, Dr. Wu has been a passionate proponent of and specialist in hand surgeries requiring minimally invasive techniques and in the diagnosis & treatment of adult and pediatric hand, wrist, and upper extremity conditions and injuries. He is one of the few surgeons in California to use endoscopic procedures in the treatment of the Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Cubital Tunnel Release and perform Wrist Arthroscopy and Reconstruction surgery.

Dr. Wu and his staff are dedicated to providing the highest level of quality hand and orthopedic care for their patients offering a wide range of medical services including advanced imaging, injections, surgery, and therapy. While most conditions improve with conservative treatment, for those requiring surgery, Dr. Wu offers state of the art minimally invasive and arthroscopic techniques based on up to date research and technology.

EDUCATION

University of California at Berkeley
Medical School: Vanderbilt University
Residency: University of Pennsylvania
Plastic Surgery Fellowship: McGill University
Hand & Microsurgery Fellowship: Yale University

MEMBERSHIPS

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Association for Hand Surgery
American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Honors & Awards

2010 89th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons
– 1st Place Resident Poster presentation
2010 67th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
– Paul W. Black Junior Investigator Award for best paper
2009 Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
– Resident Research Prize for best presentation/abstract
2005 University of California at Berkeley
– Graduated with Highest Honors
2000 Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha of California Chapter, UC Berkeley
– Honor society recognizing academic achievement of top 20 Juniors
1998 Golden Key International Honour Society, UC Berkeley
– Top 15% of Juniors committed to academic achievement and integrity
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