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Department Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Primary Location Independence Family Health Center
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Acute Care Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Complete Physical Examinations
  • Comprehensive Care Of The Adult Patient
  • Diagnosing Asthma
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Heart Failure Management
  • Home Nebulizer
  • Internal Medicine
  • Mammogram
  • Men's Health
  • Osteopathic Manipulation
  • Outpatient Care
  • Pap Test
  • Peak Flow Meter
  • Presurgical Testing and Assessment
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Reproductive Health
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Treating Asthma With Bronchodilators
  • Women's Health
  • X-Ray
View all 22 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Addison's Disease
  • Adult Medicine
  • Alcoholism
  • Allergies
  • Alzheimer's and Dementia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Bronchitis
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy (ERT)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Headaches
  • Heartburn
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Infections
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Primary Care
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Tract Infection
View all 30 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - MetroHealth Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA

Internship - Saint Luke's Medical Center
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Rootstown, OH USA


  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

Preventive Medicine

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Charles Wu, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 10/24/2021, Dr. Wu has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

190 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

53 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2021

Wonderful team. Dr Wu is the best.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2021

Dr Wu was wonderful and patient . I had a lot of issues and he was kind the entire visit!

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

Dr. Charles Wu is a wonderful, caring doctor that listens and follows through with any of my problems and concerns.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2021

I have seen Dr. Charles Wu over 20 years. Obviously, I respect his medical knowledge, skill and demeanor very much.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2021

*Dr. Wu is professional, calm, empathetic and thorough - Excellent PCP!

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2021

Caring Dr.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Dr. Wu is one of CCF's best - if not the best.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

Dr. Wu is fabulous!

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Dr. Wu always listens, and gives excellent thorough care, he's very knowledgeable and caring. His recommendations for care always get me better quickly. He has never disappointed me.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021


Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Dr. Wu is an amazing physician - compassionate, attentive and always very responsive

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2021

Dr Wu always explains lab results in lay terms. He gives practical suggestions for bettering habits for aging well, such as encouraging exercises to focus on. He covers all the bases. I received a follow up suggestion through MyChart a couple weeks later regarding a Diabetes Control program from the YMCA that I had been looking into for the past couple of years. I was happy to learn that the Clinic was offering help in getting into this program.

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2021

Dr Wu was absolutely great. Concerned, thoughtful and clear. Excellent.

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2021

Everything about Dr.Wu Is always a great experience

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2021

Dr. Wu is a wonderful Doctor and very caring person, we love him, thank you for him!!

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2021

Dr Wu & his staff are superb!

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2021

*Dr. Wu is always pleasant & thorough.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021

Dr. Wu is terrific! He is very knowledgeable and approachable and thorough. I continue to have great confidence in him.

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2021

my husband and I really like Dr Wu. we have been patients of his for years.

Reviewed on May 21, 2021

Dr. Wu is the rare individual who possesses both an extremely high I.Q. and likewise an extremely high emotional quotient (EQ). I cannot speak highly enough of him!

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

very happy with Dr. Wu

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

Dr. Wu is an excellent doctor and I value his opinions and advice. He always has practical advice for solving a medical issue or improving my overall health.

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2021

Dr. Wu was kind, concerned and highly professional as always!

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2021

I've been seeing Dr Wu for close to 20 years. He is always very conscious of my health concerns and takes time to review my blood work and discuss any issues I'm having at the time. I would recommend Dr Wu to anyone - he's the best!

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

Dr. Wu has helped me, and I am grateful for his considerable talents and excellent care.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2021

Dr. Wu was awesome.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

always excellent care provided by Dr Wu

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

Had no problem getting an appointment to see Dr. Wu.

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2021

Dr. Wu has always shown concern about my health care and ordered tests due to my visit to ER.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

Extremely satisfied with Dr Wu. His honesty and concern are much appreciated.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2021

Dr. Wu is always friendly and approachable. He takes the time to explain everything that is happening and listens to any questions or concerns I might have. I have been going to Dr. Wu for over ten years and feel very comfortable with him and have recommended him to several family members. He is an excellent doctor and has an excellent bedside manner.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2021

We have a very good relationship with Dr. Wu.My whole family used him.

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

quick easy Dr Wu and staff very easy,friendly and informative

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2021

I prefer video visits. It's easier with my work schedule and is safer with COVID. I'm more likely to see my doctor more often when needed due to video visits as it's very easy and accessible and doesn't impact my work schedule snd I dont have to sit in waiting room which I hate to do.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021


Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021

Dr. Wu is an excellent Doctor that demonstrates he cares about my health.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Dr. Wu is the best.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2021

Doctor Wu is phenomenal in all aspects. Never feel rushed. Excellent patience and fabulous medical guidance. He should be paid more money for what he does. Been to many doctors over the years and he is by far the best I have received care from.

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2021

My wife and I have been with Dr. Charles Wu for years, he has been a wonderful doctor for us !!

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2021

I trust, appreciate and respect Dr Charles Wu with my medical decisions.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2020

Great Doctor!

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

Dr. Wu is the best! He's been my Dr for a very long time and since I moved about 20 miles away from the facility I still want Dr Wu for my PCP so I make that drive even when I could go somewhere within 5 miles.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

Doctor Wu explained my test results thoroughly and clearly set out treatment options as appropriate

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Wu was very easy to talk to and very easy to contact. Great Doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr. Wu is a very kind, sensitive provider.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

All my concerns were addressed with care and compassion. I understood everything because he took the time to be sure that I did. wonderful Dr.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Dr. Wu made sure what I needed was available

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

excellent visit. great doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

I love Dr. Wu! Very respectful, compassionate and concerned.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2020

Doctor Wu is the BEST!!!

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Dr. Wu is an exceptional physician and an exceptional human being

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2020

Doctor Wu has always been great. He is very concerned and very helpful. He is always on schedule and he has been our primary doctor since his first few days at the clinic.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2020

Dr Wu is very caring and takes the time to talk to you and listen.Great Doc!!!I was talking one day about him and another family said that is who we go to and We love him ..It's always good to hear that ..

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